Databases (17 results)
American Indian Newspapers [via Adam Matthew Digital]
American Indian Newspapers presents the publications of a range of communities, covering periodicals produced in the United States and Canada, including Alaska, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Nevada and Oklahoma, from 1828 to 2016. Representing a huge variety in style, production and audience, the newspapers include national periodicals as well as local community news and student publications. The collection provides a unique view of a range of subjects from an Indigenous perspective, including the civil rights era and American Indian Movement (AIM), education, environmentalism, land rights and cultural representation. This resource has been developed with, and has only been made possible by, the permission and contribution of the newspaper publishers and Tribal Councils concerned.
American Prison Newspapers, 1800-2020: Voices from the Inside [via Reveal Digital on JSTOR]
Collection of digitized newspapers originally published by incarcerated persons in United States prisons. Coverage spans the years of 1800-2020, and it includes newspapers from across the United States and from penal institutions of all kinds, including women's-only institutions. These primary sources give readers a firsthand perspective of life in U.S. prisons, revealing the news, issues, and commentary that mattered to prisoners.
Animal Studies: Law, Welfare and Rights [via HeinOnline]
With titles from the Animal Legal Defense Fund and Animal Welfare Institute, this collection aims to establish the foundational laws pertaining to animals and follow the evolution of these rights throughout the years. It includes philosophical books dating back to the 1800's, videos, periodicals, brochures, and more.
Coverage: 1800s to current
Food and Drink in History [via Adam Matthew Digital]
Explores five centuries of primary source material documenting the story of food and drink. Collectively, these materials illustrate linkage between food, identify, politics, power, gender, race and socio-economic status. Includes printed and manuscript cookbooks, advertising ephemera, government reports, films, and illustrated content documenting evolution within everyday life and the public sphere. International content includes a range of food cultures and traditions.
Coverage: 1500s - 2005
Guo li gu gong bo wu yuan. Dian cang zi yuan (國立故宮博物院. 典藏資源) = National Palace Museum (Taiwan) [via Taiwan National Palace Museum]
Images and texts presenting themed exhibits from the National Palace Museum collection.
Independent Voices [via Reveal Digital on JSTOR]
Alternative press and political newspapers, magazines and journals from the latter half of the 20th century, including, feminist, dissident, campus radical, Native American, anti-war activist, Black Power, Hispanic, LGBT activist, the extreme right-wing publications. Searchable full-text access includes nearly 1,000 magazines, newsletters, newspapers, as well as image, audio and other archival material.
Coverage: 1950s - 1980s
JSTOR Global Plants [via JSTOR]
Digital specimens and related resources from 300+ herbaria around the world.
Latin American Newspapers (Zona Latina)
Extensive listing of links to Latin American newspapers. The list is compiled by Zona Latina, which covers Latin American media and marketing.
Open Door Archive [via Northwestern University]
International collection of multi-ethnic poetry in print and multimedia. Works are considered understudied, neglected, or previously inaccessible. Periodicals, films, recordings, broadsides, letters and ephemera from mid to late twentieth century.
Coverage: mid to late 20th century