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Cover-to-cover digital facsimiles of 1,000 historic newspapers from every state. [more info]
Coverage: 1690 - 1922
Digitized page images from American magazines and journals of all types. Titles range from some of the first... [more info]
Coverage: 1741 - 1940
A full-text database of Harper's Weekly text and images from the 19th century (1857-1912) ... [more info]
Coverage: 1857 - 1912
Search letters, diaries, oral histories, memoirs, and autobiographies within scholarly materials. [more info]
Coverage: Varies
Index with full-text of the Nation magazine... [more info]
Coverage: 1865 - 1 month ago
Collection of primary sources written by North American immigrants from 1800 to 1950 ... [more info]
Coverage: 1800's - 1950's
Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue to about 3 years ago... [more info]
Coverage: Sept 18,1851 - about 3 years ago
An incomparably rich collection of primary source material on all aspects of American history originating from Congress and other federal agencies...
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Coverage: 1817 - 1980
Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue to about 15 years ago... [more info]
Coverage: Dec 12, 1877 - 1990


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Social Work Librarian
David Vess, JMU Social Work Librarian

David Vess


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Import and format references.  RefWorks in 5 Minutes Video Tutorial.


New Books
A list of newest books added to the social work collection collection.


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