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A collection of indexes of 19th century literature published in periodicals, books, newspapers, US and UK government documents and US patents, image archives, and more. An important resource for historical research pre-1930.
An important reference collection in American history, ancient history & classical studies, Asian history, British & European history, global history, literature, Middle East & African studies, music & theatre, philosophy & political thought, and religion.
The Canadian Historical Review publishes articles and book reviews examining the history of Canada, including imperial, transnational, and comparative perspectives. Articles in both English and French.
Aims to capture the full span of Canada's documentary record. It includes books, journals, and government publications from the time of the first European settlers to the first half of the 20th century. Collections focus on Indigenous Studies, the history of French Canada, and the Hudson's Bay Company.
A large collection of online editions of important works in the history of political thought and theory, religious studies, education, German studies, sociology, the history and philosophy of science, economics, and classics. Includes published and unpublished works, articles, essays, reviews, and correspondence.
Intended for young people and those who support their reading, TeachingBooks.net is a resource for everyone who likes to explore children's and young adult books. This resource contains book lists, author and illustrator interviews, teaching ideas, lesson plans, book trailers, vocabulary and pronunciation help, audiobook performances, and more. It covers tens of thousands of books, with new ones added regularly.
Access to the Gale Primary Sources collection: resources related to First Nations & Indigenous peoples, the Associated Press Collections, Smithsonian Collection Online, Archives of Human Sexuality & Gender, Sabin Americana, and 25 titles from the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
See the U of A Library Free Online Resources Guide for more information and links to freely available eResources including scholarly journal articles.
The University of Alberta Library is committed to furthering knowledge through digitization, digital preservation and digital repositories for research and historical content.
For more see: Digital Initiatives
Several U of A publications were digitized as part of the 2008 Centenary celebrations. Showcasing the University's rich history of student, faculty and alumni publication, you can now view and search back issues of Folio, The Trail, The New Trail, Poundmaker and The Gateway.
An unparalleled collection of digitized materials reflecting western Canadian history and the culture of the Canadian prairies. Contains books, newspapers, images and more.
People of all ages will enjoy this opportunity to join Sam Steele as he journeys across Canada and overseas, experiencing his unique perspective as he helped to build our nation.
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