Culture & Society

African American Poetry
Mon, December 30, 2013

African American Poetry contains nearly 3,000 poems by African American poets of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

ACLU Papers Logo
Wed, January 10, 2018

Papers from 1912-1990 from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).

American History in Video
Tue, December 17, 2013

American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion.

American Indian Histories and Cultures
Thu, October 31, 2013

These unique materials tell both the historical and the personal stories of the colonization of the Americas.

Archives of Sexuality and Gender Logo
Wed, January 10, 2018

This archive illuminates the experiences the LGBTQ community.

AtoZ World Culture
Thu, June 29, 2017

Info about world history, cultures, languages, foods, religions, and much more.

AtoZ World Food
Wed, June 6, 2018

Traditional recipes and food culture for 174 countries of the world.

Black Thought and Culture
Tue, December 17, 2013

Contains over 1,000 sources with over 1,000 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans.

Fri, April 25, 2008

Instant access to census statistics about any location in the United States

China, America and the Pacific
Wed, May 7, 2014

Archival material on the trading and cultural relationships between the 18-20th century China, America and the Pacific region.

Civil War in Words and Deeds
Wed, July 2, 2014

Regimental histories and personal narratives from the postwar period and early 20th Century period.

Digital Public Library of America
Tue, October 10, 2017

Digital format of America's libraries, archives, museums, and other institutions.

Everyday Life and Women in America
Wed, December 17, 2014

Primary source material on the 19th-20th century lives of women.

Filmakers Library Online
Tue, November 11, 2014

Award-winning documentaries with relevance across the spectrum.

Gale Primary Sources
Wed, January 10, 2018

Dozens of historical archives covering hundreds of years of history.

Global Road Warrior
Thu, June 29, 2017

Resource for learning about culture, customs, history, and language worldwide.

International Historical Statistics
Fri, August 23, 2013

Provides key economic and social indicators for the last 260 years.

Thu, December 29, 2016

Resources for members of the LGBTQIA community in Kansas City.

Mon, June 9, 2014

Digital resources embodying classical ideas and ideals.

LGBT Studies in Video
Tue, August 12, 2014

Cinematic survey of the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.