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African American Communities [AM Digital]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/db00011

Digital primary source collection focusing on African Americans in Atlanta, Chicago, St. Louis, New York, plus North Carolina towns. NOTE: PDF download options are not available during trials.Trial ends 3/24/16.

Date added: 
Thu, 2016-03-03 (All day)

Migration to New Worlds [AM Digital]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/db00010

Digital primary source collection documenting the movement of peoples from Great Britain, Ireland, mainland Europe & Asia to the New World and Australasia. NOTE: PDF download options are not available during trial. Trial ends 3/24/16.

Date added: 
Thu, 2016-03-03 (All day)

Women's Magazine Archive

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbwma

Contains (each from their start to 2005): Better Homes & Gardens, Chatelaine, Good Housekeeping, Ladies’ Home Journal, Parents, and Redbook.

Date added: 
Thu, 2015-12-17 (All day)

Confidential Print: North America, 1824-1961 [AM Digital]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbconfidentialprintnorthamer

Letters, telegrams, reports, treaties, etc. generated by the British Foreign and Colonial offices. US materials: Prohibition, World War II, Lend Lease, Communism, the Ku Klux Klan, desegration, etc. Canadian materials: Railroads, fisheries, border disputes, the Hudson’s Bay Company, Native Americans, etc. Caribbean materials: Slavery, trade, agiculture, boundary disputes, health & disease, etc.

Date added: 
Wed, 2015-11-18 (All day)

Confidential Print: Latin America, 1833-1969 [AM Digital]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbconfidentialprintlatamer

Letters, telegrams, reports, treaties, etc. generated by the British Foreign and Colonial offices. Topics include colonization, border disputes & wars, education, finance & commerce, political movements, economy & resources, relations with indigenous peoples & the slave trade.

Date added: 
Wed, 2015-11-18 (All day)

HathiTrust

http://www.hathitrust.org

Full-text books & journals digitized by HathiTrust partner libraries, Google, the Internet Archive, etc. Includes searchable access to over 10 million volumes total; 3.5 million public domain volumes are fully viewable online. Since Smith College is a member institution, Smith students, faculty and staff may download entire full texts as PDFs. Complements Google Books.

Date added: 
Mon, 2015-03-02 (All day)

Smithsonian II: Trade Literature, the Merchandising of Industry [Gale]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbsmithsonian2/
Dates of Coverage: 
1820-1926

Catalogs, pamphlets, advertising materials & ephemera, 1820-1926, on essential industries that emerged in the 19th & early 20th centuries, e.g. steam engines, railroads, motorized vehicles, agricultural/farm machinery, building & construction, mining, etc.

Date added: 
Thu, 2014-08-07 (All day)

Smithsonian I: Worlds Fairs and Expositions [Gale]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbsmithsonian1/
Dates of Coverage: 
1840-1940

Primary source documents on major expositions. Covers architecture, fine & decorative arts, technology, industrial design, science, entertainment, urban planning, manufacturing, cultural history, etc.

Date added: 
Tue, 2014-08-05 (All day)

Confidential Print: Africa [AM Digital]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbconfidentialprintafr
Dates of Coverage: 
1834-1966

Letters, telegrams, reports, treaties, etc. generated by the British Foreign and Colonial offices. Topics range from coastal trading in the early 19th c., the European scramble for Africa, World War II, colonial independence movements to apartheid in South Africa.

Date added: 
Wed, 2014-08-06 (All day)
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