The A&AePortal is an authoritative eBook resource that features important works of scholarship in the history of art, architecture, decorative arts, photography, and design. The site includes many out-of-print titles, key backlist, and recent releases from some of the world’s finest academic and museum publishers
This database contains information about how COVID-19 has impacted public health, economics, society, and the world. Through it, you can peruse hundreds of Congressional Research Service (CRS) and Government Accountability Office (GAO) reports, updated regularly as the situation evolves. It also includes a curated list of relevant scholarly articles and external links to supplement research
This database makes available the complete and unabridged diaries of Victor Klemperer, which are among the most important sources of 20th century German history. In addition to an edited transcript, the database provides a facsimile of each handwritten diary entry. It includes Klemperer’s reflections on Germany and Judaism, humanism and barbarism, and antisemitism
The Middle Eastern & North African Newspapers collection includes publications from across this dynamic region, providing unique insights into the history of individual countries, as well as broad viewpoints on key historic events from the late nineteenth century through the present. Key topics include the decline of colonialism, the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, the Suez Crisis, the Cold War, the rise of the petroleum industry, twentieth-century pan-Arab movements, both World Wars, the establishment of the state of Israel, the Iran-Iraq War, and the recent Arab Spring
The USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive is a fully streaming video collection of more than 55,000 primary source testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other crimes against humanity. The Visual History Archive offers multiple pathways to learn from the eyewitnesses of history across time, locations, cultures and sociopolitical circumstances and the vast majority of the testimonies contain a complete personal history of life before, during, and after the interviewee’s firsthand experience with genocide.