1. American Studies

    The study of American cultures from an interdisciplinary perspective.
    Type: Research Guide
  2. Central Eurasian Studies

    The Central Eurasian Studies Collections and related materials on the Indiana University-Bloomington (IUB) campus reflect the vast area extending from the Baltics and Hungary in the west to Mongolia in the east, and from southern Siberia in the north to Afghanistan and Tibet in the south.
    Type: Research Guide
  3. International African Bibliography Online


    The International African Bibliography Online (IABO) is a specialist bibliography of African Studies and contains 140,000 entries of the International African Bibliography published in the years 1971 to 2015 and about 4,000 new publications will be added per year.
    Type: Resource
  4. SPIE Digital Library


    The SPIE Digital Library provides access to scholarly work on optics and photonics. It includes more than 434,000 technical papers from SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1962 to the present. More than 18,000 new technical papers are added annually.
    Type: Resource
  5. Historisches Wörterbuch der Rhetorik Online


    The Historisches Wörterbuch der Rhetorik [Historical Dictionary of Rhetoric] is a comprehensive reference work, providing access to all current knowledge about Rhetoric in an electronically searchable form.
    Type: Resource
  6. Publishers Weekly Digital Archive


    Published since 1872, Publishers Weekly contains news and book reviews, and ongoing coverage of the British book trade. The complete archive includes nearly 200,000 book reviews, and bestseller lists from 1895 forward.
    Type: Resource
  7. Commercial Pattern Archive


    PLEASE NOTE: Users must register to access. The Commercial Pattern Archive database (CoPA), provides a unique tool for researchers and designers to recreate or date clothing.
    Type: Resource
  8. American History, 1493-1945


    Sourced from the Gilder Lehrman Collection, American History, 1493-1945 provides access to documents on American History from the earliest settlers to the mid-twentieth century.
    Type: Resource
  9. China: Culture and Society


    Spanning three centuries (c1750-1929), this resource makes available pamphlets from Cornell University Library’s Charles W. Wason Collection on East Asia. It also features secondary resources, including scholarly essays, an interactive chronology, mini guides, and editors’ choices from the collection.
    Type: Resource
  10. Church Missionary Society Periodicals


    Features publications from the Church Missionary Society (CMS), the South American Missionary Society and the Church of England Zenana Missionary Society (CEZMS) between 1804 and 2009.
    Type: Resource
  11. Colonial America


    Collection of material from the archives of the British government covering all aspects of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century American history and the early-modern Atlantic world.
    Type: Resource
  12. Confidential Print: North America, 1824-1961


    This collection consists of the Confidential Print for the United States, Canada and the English-speaking Caribbean, with some coverage of Central and South America, and covers such topics as slavery, Prohibition, the First and Second World Wars, racial segregation, territorial disputes, the League of Nations, McCarthyism and the nuclear bomb.
    Type: Resource
  13. Everyday Life & Women in America


    Provides access to primary source material from the Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History, Duke University and The New York Public Library. Includes monographs, pamphlets, periodicals and broadsides addressing 19th and early 20th century political, social and gender issues, religion, race, education, employment, marriage, sexuality, home and family life, health, and pastimes.
    Type: Resource
  14. Macmillan Cabinet Papers, 1957-1963


    Provides coverage of the Cabinet conclusions (minutes) (CAB 128) and memoranda (CAB 129) of Harold Macmillan’s government, as well as selected minutes and memoranda of policy committees (CAB 134).
    Type: Resource
  15. Meiji Japan


    Contains content from the Edward Sylvester Morse collection from the Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum.
    Type: Resource
  16. Migration to New Worlds


    Migration to New Worlds explores the movement of peoples from Great Britain, Ireland, mainland Europe and Asia to the New World and Australasia.
    Type: Resource
  17. Nixon Years, 1969-1974


    Provides access to documents from the Nixon presidency, covers topics such as foreign policy, social conditions, domestic reforms, trade, culture and the environment. Also includes files compiled by British Embassy and consular staff.
    Type: Resource