The African American Historical Serials Collection features 173 periodicals spanning from 1816 through 1922. The periodicals in this collection include newspapers and magazines, in addition to reports and annuals from various African American organizations, including churches and educational and service institutions.
This collection was developed in conjunction with the American Theological Library Association (ATLA) as part of an effort to preserve endangered serials related to African American religious life and culture. The product of more than 10 years of organizing and collecting materials, the African American Historical Serials Collection is a complete, centralized and accessible resource of formerly fragmentary, widely-dispersed and endangered materials—titles were collected from 75 institutions, including small institutions that had not previously participated in preservation projects. Now compiled and accessible to researchers in one digital collection, this unique resource documents the history of African American life and religious organizations in the 19th century United States.
Database to help building-industry professionals design and build construction projects that minimize ecological impact and maximize economic performance. Includes access to Environmental Building News articles, lists for GreenSpec products and specification guidelines, and detailed project case studies of high-performance buildings. This information is searchable and cross-referenced by CSI MasterFormat division, LEED™ credit, or green topic. Each article, product listing, and case study also lists related content and information sources.
Civil War Primary Source Documents from The New-York Historical Society presents unique manuscript material chronicling all aspects of the American Civil War from warfare on land, at sea, in hospitals and prison camps, and reactions and impressions of the War from the home front. The collection, comprised of over 110,000 pages, focuses on the War as it was fought from 1861 to 1865 and represents both Northern and Southern perspectives. It also contains important contextual documents leading up to War and after its conclusion.
The collection provides researchers with access to letters; diaries; administrative records; photographs; illustrations; artifacts such as reading glasses, wooden boxes, and pocketbooks; various scrapbook journals; family portraits; and maps featuring hand-colored details of troop movements and local landmarks. Highlights from the collection include the papers of David Cronin, a famous soldier and artist; the letters of three soldier-brothers to their family back home in the Lyon family papers, soldiers' diaries chronicling daily life and experiences as prisoners of war; women's diaries discussing life on the home front; accounts from famous people, such as Ulysses S. Grant’s letters regarding the fall of Richmond; collections of records from Confederate and Union regiments; Union Defense Committee records; Confederate Army records; and records of the Provost Marshal of the 7th congressional district.
Provides access to the online version of Consumer reports magazine, as well as additional features. Includes ratings and recommendations on thousands of products and services in categories including appliances, cars, electronics and computers, home and garden, etc. Includes product test videos, interactive guides, advice forums, consumer news, and more.
The Digitalia Film Library is a multilingual, multinational streaming video collection of almost 900 feature films and documentaries, the majority in Spanish and Portuguese with English subtitles, from Spain, France, U.S, Russia, other European countries, and Latin America (especially Mexico, Argentina, and Brazil). Includes selected North American classic films in dubbed Spanish as well as the original English. Public Performance Rights apply to all films in their collection.
Provides company, industry, country and financial data for every major marketplace in the world. Includes company SWOTs, company overviews, industry profiles, case studies, financial deals, country analysis, news, and a statistics database covering over half a million data points for 215 countries and 46 political and geographic groupings. The database allows keyword and Boolean searching of the full-text of the reports, which are in PDF format, as well as the thousands of news and commentary items, which are in text format. The market data and the economic indicators may be downloaded for spreadsheet analysis.
This growing collection currently includes:
• 100,000+ Company Profiles including over 12000 SWOT analyses
• 420+ Case Studies
• Over 50,000 new Financial Deals, and 78,000 Company News stories added annually
6,000+ Industry Profiles featuring Five Forces Analysis and five year forecasts
110 Country Profiles and 80+ City Profiles featuring PESTLE and PEST analyses
• Country Statistics - Data and forecasts including detailed coverage of consumer demographics, incomes, and expenditures. Key indicator forecasts include GDP, inflation, exchange rates, investment, trade, population, and labor market.
• City Statistics - Data and forecasts of key socio and macroeconomic indicators for more than 1950 cities, spread across Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, North America, and South & Central America.
• Market Data Analytics - A unique online information service providing comprehensive data across global food, drinks personal care household products, pet care, news and magazine and tobacco markets.
• Company Analysis Tools – Use Financial Deals Tracker, Company Prospector, Investment & Advisory Prospector, and Company Report Generator to assess macro trends of industries and understand company & market performance.
A streaming platform for classical music, opera, and dance videos, offering 3,500 musical works filmed from the 1940s to the present day; 2,000 films including artist portraits, documentaries, and master classes; and over 100 live events streamed every year from the world’s most prestigious venues. Features a powerful search engine and a user-friendly browsing system, and can be viewed on all digital devices (computer, tablet, smartphone, TV via Chromecast and Airplay).