Culture & Society

African American Poetry

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

ACLU Papers Logo

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

American History in Video

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

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

Archives of Sexuality and Gender Logo

This archive illuminates the experiences the LGBTQ community.

AtoZ World Culture

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

AtoZ World Food

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

Black Thought and Culture

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

China, America and the Pacific

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

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

Everyday Life and Women in America

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

Filmakers Library Online

Award-winning documentaries with relevance across the spectrum.

Gale Primary Sources

Dozens of historical archives covering hundreds of years of history.

Global Road Warrior

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

International Historical Statistics

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

LGBT Studies in Video

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

Mapping the World

Maps and travel accounts of 19th century Europe.

MasterFILE Premier

Full text articles on general reference.

Project MUSE

Free eBooks in the classics, history, and literature.

Tutorials for over 80 languages, including ESL.