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VIAF is a joint project of several national libraries, implemented and hosted by OCLC. The project’s goal is to lower the cost and increase the utility of library authority files by matching and linking the authority files of national libraries, and then making that information available on the Web.
The Virtual Religion Index analyzes and highlights important content of religion-related websites. Hyperlinks are provided not only to homepages but to major directories & documents within. Many religion-related web pages offer lists of links to sites of related interest. Some are extensive & a few annotated.
This is a list of image collections in architecture,the fine arts, cartography, history and more–all freely available. Representative collections include: The Museum and Online Archive of California; The Estate Project for Artists with Aids; Maps of Africa; The Comer Archive of Chicago (photographs);The Farber Gravestone Collection. Many of these are accessible through the UC Image Service (imageservice.cdlib.org).
Contains more than 54,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide. The interviews have been conducted in 65 countries and 43 languages. Testimonies have index terms at one-minute segments. Initially a repository of Holocaust testimony, the Visual History Archive has expanded to include testimonies from the Armenian Genocide that coincided with World War I, the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in China, the Cambodian Genocide of 1975-1979, the Guatemalan Genocide of 1978-1983, the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, and the ongoing conflicts in the Central African Republic and South Sudan, and anti-Rohingya mass violence. It also includes testimonies about contemporary acts of violence against Jews.