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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.

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The California Digital Library supports the assembly and creative use of the world's scholarship and knowledge for the University of California libraries and the communities they serve. In addition, the CDL provides tools that support the construction of online information services for research, teaching, and learning, including services that enable the UC libraries to effectively share their materials and provide greater access to digital content.
75.6M 76M The Boston Library Consortium collection 84,039 ITEMS 75.6M VIEWS - - collection
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Books from the Boston Library Consortium . See a Tag Cloud for the Boston Library Consortium collection.
44.5M 44M Boston Public Library collection 56,199 ITEMS 44.5M VIEWS - - collection
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Books contributed by the Boston Public Library . Established in 1848 by an act of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts, the Boston Public Library (BPL) was the first large free municipal library in the United States. In 1839, French ventriloquist M. Nicholas Marie Alexandre Vattemare became the original advocate for a public library in Boston when he proposed the idea of a book and prints exchange between American and French libraries. The Mayor of the City of Boston, Josiah Quincy,...
29.3M 29M University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill collection 50,387 ITEMS 29.3M VIEWS - - collection
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As a member of the Open Content Alliance, the University Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is contributing digital content to the Internet Archive from our Rare Book Collection and North Carolina Collection, including rare Spanish dramas, UNC Yearbooks, and North Carolina legislative materials. Other subject areas such as early North Carolina medical journals and North Carolina judicial materials are also represented. UNC's participation in the Open Content Alliance is...
26.1M 26M Getty Research Institute collection 55,221 ITEMS 26.1M VIEWS - - collection
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Books contributed by Getty Research Institute . The Research Library at the Getty Research Institute focuses on the history of art, architecture, and archaeology with relevant materials in the humanities and social sciences. The range of the collections begins with prehistory and extends to contemporary art. - The Getty Institute
24.1M 24M MBLWHOI Library collection 10,732 ITEMS 24.1M VIEWS - - collection
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Books from the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) .
14.4M 14M CARLI collection 15,685 ITEMS 14.4M VIEWS - - collection
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Material in this collection has been provided by The Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois . The Consortium leads Illinois academic libraries to create and sustain a rich, supportive, and diverse knowledge environment that furthers teaching, learning, and research through the sharing of collections, expertise, and programs.
14.3M 14M University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries collection 37,199 ITEMS 14.3M VIEWS - - collection
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The University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries sends selected library materials to Internet Archive for scanning and online access from a variety of units and collections within the Libraries. These include but are not limited to U. S. Government Documents, UF print Dissertations, Duplicates from the storage collection and the Panama Canal Museum Collection. The Internet Archive pre-scanning processing operation at the Libraries is managed by the Preservation Department. Digitization is...
13.4M 13M Regional Digitization in Massachusetts, funded by LSTA Grant and administered by the Boston Public Library collection 34,602 ITEMS 13.4M VIEWS - - collection
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Collections from Massachusetts libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, schools, and other cultural heritage institutions digitized in partnership with Digital Commonwealth and the Library for the Commonwealth program of the Boston Public Library. Initially funded through a Library Services and Technology Act grant administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
12.1M 12M North Carolina Digital Heritage Center collection 14,872 ITEMS 12.1M VIEWS - - collection
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The North Carolina Digital Heritage Center is a statewide digitization and digital publishing program housed in the North Carolina Collection at UNC’s Wilson Special Collections Library. We work with North Carolina cultural heritage institutions to scan, describe, and publish historical materials online, which in turn increases access to and use of their collections. The items available here are only part of the online collection - see the complete collection at
Topic: yearbooks
9.4M 9.4M Media History Digital Library collection 5,319 ITEMS 9.4M VIEWS - - collection
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A conservation and access project for historical printed materials related to cinema, broadcasting and recorded sound. Visit our new website and read our blog at Search Media History Digital Library titles: Advanced Search
8.2M 8.2M University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries collection 14,530 ITEMS 8.2M VIEWS - - collection
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Books digitized by the Internet Archive for the University of Massachusetts Libraries.
7.6M 7.6M San Francisco Public Library collection 13,140 ITEMS 7.6M VIEWS - - collection
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Books contributed by the San Francisco Public Library .
7.6M 7.6M Brigham Young University collection 26,829 ITEMS 7.6M VIEWS - - by Brigham Young University collection
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Books from the libraries of Brigham Young University
7.3M 7.3M Duke University Libraries collection 14,466 ITEMS 7.3M VIEWS - - collection
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Books digitized by the Internet Archive for Duke University Libraries. The Duke University Libraries Digital Collections Program creates distinctive digital collections that provide access to Duke's library and archival materials in support of teaching, learning, and research at Duke and worldwide; and contributes collaboratively to national and international digital collections initiatives that benefit Duke and the larger research community. See a digital archive of thousands of vintage...
6.1M 6.1M Wellesley College Library collection 6,232 ITEMS 6.1M VIEWS - - collection
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Books from Wellesley College Library
5.3M 5.3M University of Florida Duplicates collection 3,629 ITEMS 5.3M VIEWS - - collection
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University of Florida Duplicates
Topic: University of Florida
4.4M 4.4M John Carter Brown Library collection 13,785 ITEMS 4.4M VIEWS - - collection
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THE JOHN CARTER BROWN LIBRARY is an independently administered and funded center for advanced research in history and the humanities, founded in 1846 and located at Brown University since 1901. Housed within the library's walls is an internationally renowned collection of primary historical sources pertaining to North and South America from the time of its discovery by Europeans (ca. 1492) until the end of the colonial period (ca. 1825). View the JCB Collections on Open Library
4.4M 4.4M Church History Library collection 15,539 ITEMS 4.4M VIEWS - - collection
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The collections of the Church History Library contain materials chronicling the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from its beginning in 1830 to the present day. The collections contain manuscripts, books, Church records, photographs, oral histories, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, and audiovisual materials. The staff creates and maintains catalogs and indexes for accessing this wide variety of information. Search our Catalog...
Topic: Church History Library
4.4M 4.4M US National Library of Medicine collection 22,497 ITEMS 4.4M VIEWS - - collection
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The National Library of Medicine (NLM), in Bethesda, Maryland, is a part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Since its founding in 1836, NLM has played a pivotal role in translating biomedical research into practice. It is the world's largest biomedical library and the developer of electronic information services that deliver trillions of bytes of data to millions of users every day. Scientists, health professionals, and the public in...
4.3M 4.3M Boston College Library collection 7,186 ITEMS 4.3M VIEWS - - by Boston College Libraries collection
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Books from Boston College.
4M 4.0M NLM Medicine in the Americas collection 18,907 ITEMS 4M VIEWS - - collection
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Medicine in the Americas – a digital library project of the U.S. National Library of Medicine – consists of works which demonstrate the evolution of American medicine from seventeenth-century colonial frontier outposts to twentieth-century research hospitals. Drawing on the collections of NLM's History of Medicine Division , Medicine in the Americas encompasses works dating as early as 1610 and printed in the United States and around the New World, including Latin America, the Caribbean,...
3.9M 3.9M The American Methodism Project collection 5,570 ITEMS 3.9M VIEWS - - collection
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The American Methodism Project is a digitized collection of interdisciplinary and historical materials related to American Methodism. The primary goal of this project is to provide both the digital tools and the digitized texts of American Methodism to better understand both Methodism and the United States. Contemporary questions of church and state boundaries, the role of government, moral development, education, leadership, labor, immigration, family, etc. are topics which can benefit from...
3.7M 3.7M Kansas State University collection 7,884 ITEMS 3.7M VIEWS - - collection
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Historical aspects of Kansas State University are documented in this collection of primary sources. Included are yearbooks, course catalogs, and more.
3.7M 3.7M Family History Library collection 1,185 ITEMS 3.7M VIEWS - - by Family History Library collection
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Books from the libraries of Brigham Young University Family History Library
3.6M 3.6M Minnesota Historical Society collection 2,661 ITEMS 3.6M VIEWS - - collection
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The Minnesota Historical Society is a non-profit educational and cultural institution established in 1849. The Society collects, preserves and tells the story of Minnesota's past through museum exhibits, libraries and collections, historic sites, educational programs and book publishing. The Minnesota Historical Society is providing newspapers and manuscripts to the Internet Archive to provide access and preserve their content on the web for future generations. This project was funded in FY11...
3.5M 3.5M Delaware County District Library (Ohio) collection 46,141 ITEMS 3.5M VIEWS - - collection
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The Delaware County District Library (DCDL) and its branches are vibrant centers of activity for residents and visitors in Delaware County. DCDL provides an inviting environment that encourages reading, learning, community discussion, and supports lifelong discovery. We are proud to be recognized for engaging minds, expanding opportunities, and improving the quality of life for Delaware County residents.
3.5M 3.5M Religion in North Carolina collection 6,235 ITEMS 3.5M VIEWS - - collection
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The Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection is a grant-funded project to provide digital access to publications of and about religious bodies in North Carolina. Partner institutions at Duke, UNC, and Wake Forest University, contributed the largest portion of the items in this collection, but the collection is enriched by unique materials from libraries and archives throughout North Carolina. The materials in this collection include local church histories, periodicals, clergy biographies,...
3.4M 3.4M Spanish Drama collection 13,912 ITEMS 3.4M VIEWS - - collection
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A collection for internal support at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Topic: drama
3.2M 3.2M Cushing-Whitney Medical Library collection 6,323 ITEMS 3.2M VIEWS - - collection
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Books contributed by the Cushing-Whitney Medical Library, Yale University
3.1M 3.1M University of Florida - Retrospective Dissertation Scanning Project collection 9,660 ITEMS 3.1M VIEWS - - collection
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The goal of the University of Florida's Retrospective Dissertation Scanning project is to build a digital collection of approximately 8,000 dissertations written by PhD graduates of the University of Florida from 1934-2006. This page is the portal to the UF dissertations scanned and made available via the Internet Archive up to this point. In 2000 the University of Florida began requiring theses and dissertations in a digital format, and by 2006 all thesis and dissertations being submitted by...
2.9M 2.9M Boston University Libraries Collection collection 5,874 ITEMS 2.9M VIEWS - - collection
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Boston University Libraries house more than 2.4 million physical volumes, over 45,000 current unique serials, and 77,000 media titles. Specialized libraries and collections include: African Studies Library Alumni Medical Library Astronomy Library Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center Mugar Memorial Library Music Library Pappas Law Library & Law Annex Pardee Management Library Pickering Educational Resources Library Science & Engineering Library Stone Science Library Theology Library
2.7M 2.7M Emory University Libraries collection 6,692 ITEMS 2.7M VIEWS - - collection
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Books from the Emory University Libraries
2.6M 2.6M State Library of North Carolina collection 5,467 ITEMS 2.6M VIEWS - - collection
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The State Library of North Carolina is a part of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. It is the catalyst for exceptional library services in North Carolina. It is the principal library of state government and builds the capacity of all libraries in North Carolina. It develops and supports access to specialized collections for the people of North Carolina, including genealogy, North Caroliniana, and resources for the blind and physically handicapped. - General Collection Examine...
2.6M 2.6M North Carolina Directories collection 925 ITEMS 2.6M VIEWS - - collection
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A collection of North Carolina City Directories from various contributing institutions. Visit the North Carolina Directories page at Digital NC:
2.5M 2.5M Northeastern University Library collection 1,716 ITEMS 2.5M VIEWS - - collection
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Digitized books from the Northeastern University Library and Northeastern University Press
2.4M 2.4M Penn State University collection 3,290 ITEMS 2.4M VIEWS - - collection
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Books contributed by Penn State University .
2.3M 2.3M Brandeis University Libraries collection 1,838 ITEMS 2.3M VIEWS - - by Brandeis University Libraries collection
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Books from Brandeis University .
2.1M 2.1M California State Library collection 2,959 ITEMS 2.1M VIEWS - - collection
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The California State Library , a California public research institution, provides its customers with the accurate, up-to-date information they need to do their jobs easily, quickly, and confidently. Whether you are an elected official, a state employee, a representative of one of California's libraries, a person with special reading needs or a member of the general public, the California State Library is here for you. Our staff, including librarians, researchers, and consultants are at your...
2.1M 2.1M Webster Family Library of Veterinary Medicine Collection collection 1,464 ITEMS 2.1M VIEWS - - collection
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Webster Family Library of Veterinary Medicine
Topic: Veterinary Medicine
California Digital Library 2.1M 2.1M Goody Two-Shoes - - texts
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Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
2.1M 2.1M MIT Libraries collection 4,611 ITEMS 2.1M VIEWS - - collection
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Books scanned by the Internet Archive for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries.
2M 2.0M Washington University Libraries collection 43,285 ITEMS 2M VIEWS - - collection
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The Washington University Libraries are a collaborative network of 12 academic libraries working to connect users with resources across the campuses of Washington University in St. Louis.
1.8M 1.8M Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan collection 2,563 ITEMS 1.8M VIEWS - - collection
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The Interlibrary Loan Department at the Boston Public Library serves as headquarters for interlibrary loan activity in the Boston Regional Library System. The Department receives requests from the six regional libraries in Massachusetts. These libraries send requests on behalf of their member libraries. These libraries send in requests for books and journal articles. They also can send reference and subject requests. The staff of the Interlibrary Loan Department searches for these requests in...
Topic: BPL Interlibrary Loan
1.8M 1.8M LDS Church Magazines - German, Scandinavian and Dutch collection 7,410 ITEMS 1.8M VIEWS - - collection
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German, Scandinavian and Dutch Periodicals from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
1.8M 1.8M UF Family Search collection 7,502 ITEMS 1.8M VIEWS - - collection
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A collection of materials selected for the Family Search Library, from the George A. Smathers Library collections.
1.8M 1.8M M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library collection 8,997 ITEMS 1.8M VIEWS - - by American Printing House for the Blind collection
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     The M.C. Migel Memorial Collection at the American Printing House for the Blind (APH) is believed to be the largest research library on the non-medical aspects of blindness and visual impairment in the world. Established in 1926 by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), the Migel Collection was acquired by APH in 2009. The collection contains items on aging, orientation and mobility, education, employment, and rehabilitation. It also includes a...
1.8M 1.8M David O. McKay Library, BYU Idaho collection 1,646 ITEMS 1.8M VIEWS - - collection
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Books from the David O. McKay Library at Brigham Young University, Idaho
Topic: keyword
1.7M 1.7M Newman Numismatic Portal collection 32,456 ITEMS 1.7M VIEWS - - collection
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The goal of the Newman Numismatic Portal is to create the world’s most comprehensive online encyclopedia of American and Colonial coinage, currency, realia, and related correspondence and published literature. Materials from the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society’s coin collections and supporting reference libraries will be digitized along with Washington University Libraries’ collections and made freely available to an online community of scholars and enthusiasts.
1.6M 1.6M University of Pennsylvania Libraries collection 2,225 ITEMS 1.6M VIEWS - - by University of Pennsylvania Libraries collection
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Books from the University of Pennsylvania Libraries
1.6M 1.6M John Carter Brown Library - Spanish America Collection collection 4,381 ITEMS 1.6M VIEWS - - collection
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The John Carter Brown Library's collection of books printed in Spanish America is among the finest in the world. In some areas, the collections are unmatched and include works found nowhere else. The Library has the largest collection in the world of books printed in Spanish America as a whole prior to ca. 1820, over 7,000 titles, encompassing the output of presses in Mexico, Peru, Central America, Argentina, Chile, and elsewhere. The remaining Spanish American presses represented in the JCB's...
1.6M 1.6M Kansas State University Theses collection 5,736 ITEMS 1.6M VIEWS - - collection
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Dissertations, Theses, Projects, and Reports from Kansas State University prior to 1990.
1.6M 1.6M LDS Church Magazines collection 5,462 ITEMS 1.6M VIEWS - - collection
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Periodicals from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
1.6M 1.6M Brethren Digital Archives collection 970 ITEMS 1.6M VIEWS - - collection
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The Mission of the Brethren Digital Archives is to digitize some or all of the periodicals produced from the beginning of publication to the year 2000 by each of the Brethren bodies who trace their origin to the baptism near Schwarzenau, Germany in 1708.
1.5M 1.5M State Medical Society Journals collection 4,856 ITEMS 1.5M VIEWS - - collection
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The State Medical Journals Collection encompasses nearly 50 state medical journals collectively held and digitized by the following members of the Medical Heritage Library ; The College of Physicians of Philadelphia ; the Countway Library of Medicine at Harvard University ; the Center for the History of Medicine and Public Health at The New York Academy of Medicine ; the Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, the Founding Campus (UMB) ; and the Library and Center...
1.5M 1.5M Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection collection 734 ITEMS 1.5M VIEWS - - collection
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Books included from the Claire T. Carney Library Archives and Special Collections, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Strengths are in areas of textile education, textile manufacturing and design, local history (Fall River and New Bedford and surrounding communities), and local ethnic communities including Portuguese, French-Canadian and Jewish.
1.5M 1.5M The Mugar Memorial Library, Boston University collection 883 ITEMS 1.5M VIEWS - - collection
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Books from the Mugar Memorial Library of Boston University Libraries .
1.4M 1.4M NYARC - New York Art Resources Consortium collection 1,948 ITEMS 1.4M VIEWS - - collection
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The New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC) consists of the research libraries of three leading art museums in New York City: The Brooklyn Museum, The Frick Collection, and The Museum of Modern Art. With funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, NYARC was formed in 2006 to facilitate collaboration that results in enhanced resources to research communities. NYARC provides a framework to advance a series of programmatic services, with a potential for transforming the environments in which...
Topic: art
1.4M 1.4M Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library collection 2,024 ITEMS 1.4M VIEWS - - collection
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Books from the Library of the Philadelphia Museum of Art
1.4M 1.4M Kansas State University Newspapers collection 1,797 ITEMS 1.4M VIEWS - - collection
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Kansas State University Newspapers 1875- .
1.4M 1.4M The Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology collection 7,048 ITEMS 1.4M VIEWS - - collection
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The Journal of Research reports NIST research and development in metrology and related fields of: physical science engineering applied mathematics statistics biotechnology information technology Papers cover a broad range of subjects with major emphasis on measurement methodology and the basic technology underlying standardization. Also included, on occasion, are articles on topics closely related to the Institute’s technical and scientific programs.
1.4M 1.4M North Carolina Meetings, Proceedings, and Conference Reports collection 2,732 ITEMS 1.4M VIEWS - - collection
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Meetings, proceedings and conference reports relating to Religion in North Carolina.
1.3M 1.3M State Library of Pennsylvania collection 20,696 ITEMS 1.3M VIEWS - - collection
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The primary role of the State Library of Pennsylvania is to collect, preserve and provide access to materials for, by and about Pennsylvania for the information and research needs of all branches of state government, libraries and the public. Established in 1745, the library maintains and provides access to vast and varied collections of print materials, newspapers, maps and atlases, and rare books that tell the history of Pennsylvania and its people. The library has chosen to digitize selected...
1.3M 1.3M Duke University Libraries, University Archives collection 625 ITEMS 1.3M VIEWS - - collection
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The Duke University Archives preserves the historical record of the university. This collection provides access to several key campus publications including the Chanticleer (student yearbook), the Trinity College Historical Papers (series of early faculty publications), as well as other core resources, such as campus course catalogs.
1.3M 1.3M BYU Campus Publications collection 563 ITEMS 1.3M VIEWS - - collection
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This collection contains materials published by Brigham Young University. These publications include the school yearbook (the Banyan), course catalogs and class schedules. The yearbook contains information about campus events and student life, the course catalogs offer descriptions of the various courses offered at Brigham Young University during a given academic year and contain information on degree requirements, and the class schedules provide detail as to what classes where offered when, by...
Topic: Brigham Young University
1.3M 1.3M State Library of Massachusetts collection 1,544 ITEMS 1.3M VIEWS - - collection
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Books digitized by the Internet Archive for the State Library of Massachusetts .
1.3M 1.3M University of Memphis, University Libraries collection 1,164 ITEMS 1.3M VIEWS - - collection
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As a member of the Open Content Alliance, the University Libraries at the University of Memphis is contributing digital content to the Internet Archive from our holdings including yearbooks, the campus newspaper, bulletins and schedules of classes, early literary magazines, and other materials related to the life and times of the University of Memphis and its predecessors throughout its first 100 years since opening its doors in 1912 as the West Tennessee State Normal School. All materials are...
1.3M 1.3M BYU Brussels Opera and Ballet collection 5,067 ITEMS 1.3M VIEWS - - collection
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This research collection for opera and ballet consists of a selection of print and manuscript scores, libretti, mise en scène, programs, scene designs and other archival documents. The materials date from the 17th through the 20th centuries. Its strengths include scores and performance materials from the French and Italian repertories dating from the late 18th and 19th centuries. Special features include a large collection of copyists’ manuscript scores for the operas of Giovanni Paisiello...
1.2M 1.2M Indianapolis Public Library collection 802 ITEMS 1.2M VIEWS - - collection
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Materials contributed by The Indianapolis Public Library .
1.2M 1.2M MoMA Library collection 458 ITEMS 1.2M VIEWS - - collection
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The Museum of Modern Art Library is a comprehensive collection devoted to modern and contemporary art. The noncirculating collection documents painting, sculpture, drawings, prints, photography, architecture, design, performance, video, film, and emerging art forms from 1880 to the present. The Museum of Modern Art Library is a founding member of the New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC). NYARC is a collaborative program of the Frick Art Reference Library and the libraries of the Brooklyn...
1.2M 1.2M Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection collection 9,776 ITEMS 1.2M VIEWS - - collection
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Anti-Slavery collection (approximately 40,000 pieces). In the late 1890's, the family of William Lloyd Garrison, along with others closely involved in the anti-slavery movement, presented the library with a major gathering of correspondence, documents, and other original material relating to the abolitionist cause from 1832 until after the Civil War. The major holdings consist of the papers of William Lloyd Garrison, Maria Weston Chapman and Deborah Weston, Lydia Maria Child, Amos Augustus...
Topics: Anti Slavery, William Lloyd Garrison, Abolition
1.2M 1.2M Southern Illinois University Carbondale collection 973 ITEMS 1.2M VIEWS - - collection
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Books contributed by Southern Illinois University Carbondale .
1.1M 1.1M University of California, San Francisco Library (UCSF) collection 1,372 ITEMS 1.1M VIEWS - - collection
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Materials from University of California, San Francisco Library (UCSF): . The mission of the UCSF Library is to advance science, foster excellence in teaching and learning, and promote health through the collection, development, organization, and dissemination of the world's health sciences knowledge base.
1M 1.0M The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Historical Medical Library collection 1,987 ITEMS 1M VIEWS - - collection
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The Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, established in 1788, is one of the world's premier research collections in the history of medicine. The unique holdings of the Library include over 400 incunables, an extensive collection of manuscripts and archives, and a comprehensive collection of 19th and early 20th-century medical journals. The College Library is a Principal Contributor to the Medical Heritage Library (MHL), a digital curation collaborative among...
1M 1.0M Northwestern University collection 846 ITEMS 1M VIEWS - - collection
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The Northwestern University Archives, established in 1935, holds material relating to every aspect of Northwestern's history, including non-current official University records, papers of faculty members, and records of student organizations-- as well as publications, photographs, audio-visuals, artifacts, and more. The Archives' holdings are non-circulating, and are open to the public for research and reference. The Transportation Library of Northwestern University contains over 500,000 items,...
Topic: Northwestern University
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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.



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