Ethnic Studies

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American Song (Alexander Street Press) - Streaming audio collection of American roots music and pre-1960s American popular music. Genres include country, folk, bluegrass, Western, old-time, American Indian, blues, gospel, spirituals and shape note singing. Features iconic American recording artists and record labels as well as recordings from selected collections of the Library of Congress’ American Folklife Center. Content applicable to the study of music history and the social, cultural, and political history of North America.

Dissertations & Theses - The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.

Diversity Studies Collection - This collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community. This set includes 150 journals.

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Informe - A collection of hispanic magazines with full text. Covers business, health, technology, culture, current topics and other subjects.

Jazz Music Library (Alexander Street Press) - Comprehensive streaming audio collection of jazz recordings from 1920s to present including over 200 distinct jazz genres. Features jazz performers from legendary record labels – thousands of jazz artists from past greats to musicians performing and recording today. Live recordings from jazz venues including The Five Spot, The Montreux Jazz Festival, The Village Vanguard, New York’s Town Hall, The Newport Jazz Festival, The Apollo, The Blue Note, The Jazz Standard, and Birdland. Contains links to various versions of recorded song titles. Streams to mobile device or smartphone. Users can create, annotate, and share playlists as well as create and share clips from all audio tracks.

JSTOR - Provides an image archive of important scholarly journal literature in nearly all the humanities and social sciences disciplines, international and foreign areas studies, and many of the life sciences.

OAIster - Contains digital resources from open archive collections representing multidisciplinary resources from more than 1000 contributors worldwide. Records contain a digital object link allowing users access to the object in a single click.

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ProQuest History Vault: American Indians and American West - ProQuest History Vault unlocks the wealth of key archival materials with a single search. Researchers can access digitized letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, diaries, and many more primary source materials taken from the University Publications of America (UPA) Collections.

ProQuest Social Science Module - Search full text periodicals on ethic studies.

SocINDEX with Full Text - Provides comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.

Taylor & Francis Online Journal Collection - Provides full-text access to an extensive collection of scholarly journals, covering all subject areas.

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