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History Study Center UW
A comprehensive collection of primary and secondary source material covering 14 centuries of history from ancient to modern times. Resources include newspapers and journal articles, rare books, video clips, diaries, letters, dynamic maps, photos and more. Study units guide users through broad historical topics.
U.S. History in Context WSL
Covering themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present.
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World History in Context WSL
From ancient Europe to Latin America and from the Far East to the Renaissance, an array of primary sources, images, maps and charts provide expansive geographic and chronologic research materials for the study of world history.     * problems connecting? alternate link


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Archives Unbound UW
Digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students at the college and university level. Covering the middle ages through the 20th Century.
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Culturegrams UW
CultureGrams provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.

The Economist Historical Archive UW
The complete digital edition of The Economist from 1843 through 2013. An essential resource for the study of current events, public policy, and history. Current editions of The Economist are available in RB Digital Magazines.

Gale Primary Sources UW
Search multiple Gale Digital archival and reference collections at the same time. Includes Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Collections, Associated Press Collections, Sabin Americana and more.
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Historic Map Works UW
An extensive digital map collection, with more than 400,000 high-resolution, full-color historic maps.

History Makers UW
an archive of filmed oral history interviews of 20th century African Americans who have shaped modern history.

History Reference Center UW
A comprehensive, full text database designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges, and undergraduate research. Material from journals, books, as well as historical photographs and video are included.
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History Vault UW
Primary source material documenting 18th - 20th Century American history.

NewsVault UW
Search all the Gale historical newspapers in one interface. Includes 19th Century U.S. Newspapers, Economist Historical Archive, the Sunday Times Digital archive and more.
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Proquest Congressional UW
Explore Congress in action with the most comprehensive online resource available for congressional publications and legislative research. Access the full text of publications dating back as far as the late eighteenth century.

Sanborn Maps UW
View Sanborn fire insurance maps for U.S. cities and towns from 1867 - 1970. These documents are invaluable primary resource material for historical and genealogical research.

Wyoming Inventors Database WSL
This database covers United States patents issued to Wyoming inventors from 1867 - Present.

Wyoming Newspapers WSL
Discover the stories that formed Wyoming. Browse or search the more than 900,000 newspaper pages converted from microfilm to a digital format. All text is searchable, including news articles, news briefs, obituaries and other items of interest.

Wyoming Places WSL
Discover the history behind place names in Wyoming.