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Bibliography of Native North Americans

Bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. BNNA contains more than 80,000 citations to books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Content covered includes material from the sixteenth century to the present.

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Handbook of Texas

The Handbook of Texas, provided by the Texas State Historical Association is a multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture. It comprises more than 23,000 articles on people, places, events, historical themes, institutions, and a host of other topics.

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps

Detailed property and land-use records of Texas towns and cities from 1867 to 1970. Streets, landmarks, and other places noted in the map's index are pinpointed. Details on buildings including outline, size and shape, construction materials, height, use, windows and doors, street and sidewalk widths, boundaries, and house numbers are noted. The maps can be manipulated, expanded, printed, and downloaded.

Texas Reference Center

Includes more than 80 full-text journals and books about Texas and Texans. Topics include history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business, home, garden, sports, and leisure.

World History Collection

A global look at history with content from Africa, Asia, North and South America, Europe and the Middle East. Topics covered include anthropology, art, culture, economics, government, heritage, military, politics, and regional issues. The database contains cover-to-cover full text for more than 140 titles, including many peer-reviewed journals; indexing and abstracts are provided for all journals in the collection. Full text dates as far back as 1964.

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