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THE TIMES DIGITAL ARCHIVE: 1785-2019 (Ends 10/24/22)  

Search over 200 years of this online, full-text facsimile of one of the most highly regarded resources for news coverage. Supports research across multiple disciplines and areas of interest, including business, humanities, political science, and philosophy, along with coverage of all major international historical events.

DEGRUYTER BOOKS COLLECTION (ENDS 12/31/22)  

Access to more than 58,000 eBooks, 8 imprints in 29 subject areas, including the latest titles, with DeGruyter All Trial.

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ARCHIVES OF SEXUALITY AND GENDER: LGBTQ HISTORY AND CULTURE SINCE 1940, PART I  

Archive of primary source publications relating to the history and study of the social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBT communities from 1940 to present. Content includes newsletters, newspapers, conference minutes, government documents, manuscripts, pamphlets, and more.

BLACK LIFE IN AMERICA - Series 1: 1704-1877 and Series 2: 1878-1975

Comprehensive coverage of the African American experience, as it was written. Updated daily.

HUMAN RIGHTS STUDIES ONLINE

Growing collection of primary and secondary materials covering the 20th and early 21st centuries providing documentation of major human rights violations and atrocity crimes worldwide.

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HISTORICAL BLACK NEWSPAPERS - NEW! THE LOUISVILLE DEFENDER  

New content added.The Louisville Defender (Jan 6, 1951 - Dec 31, 1981, some exceptions.)

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