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Cabaret: What a Concept!

Cabaret on Broadway, 1966

Discover how curated interdisciplinary resources connect researchers to the people, places and creative process behind the musical.

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13 Feb 2017

What’s New in OASIS? Plenty.

Open book

Based on customer feedback, the premiere web-based system for searching and ordering print and ebooks is improving resources to make life easier for librarians.

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03 Feb 2017

NAACP Papers Document Case of Activist Bookstore Owner

Court document regarding Martin Sostre

Rare primary source materials provide researchers with insights into struggles with the criminal justice system.

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01 Feb 2017

Excavation of Death Camp Sites Reveal Clues about Holocaust Victims

Historic sign at the railway spur in Sobibor.

Personal artifacts and testimonies from Holocaust witnesses and survivors inspire a human connection for researchers.

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26 Jan 2017

Scope of Black Panthers’ History Revealed in Video & Newspapers

Black Panthers

Discovery and digitization of the Black Panthers’ Archive provide researchers with a comprehensive view of a revolutionary movement.

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24 Jan 2017

Coach, Confidante, Communicator: The Library Manager’s Role in Change Management

Harriet Tubman quote: Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.

Whether the change involves a print-to-electronic transition or a space reclamation project, there are bound to be questions, concerns and even resistance.

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20 Jan 2017

Students Gain Valuable Insight with Access to Genocide Testimonies

Photographer's Description: Survivor sketch of inmates at camp B1 Photographed Site: Birkenau Concentration Camp Photographer's Site Note: Taken at Oswiecim, Poland, 1992 June Photographer: Mezga, Duane

“These testimonies take the historical stories out of the realm of history and place them in the realm of the human.”

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19 Jan 2017

Newspapers Provide Unique Perspectives of Civil Rights Icon

Front page of Atlanta Daily World, January 31, 1956

“The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education." –Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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13 Jan 2017

Why Those “HTTPS” Messages Mean Something to You

Close up of browser bar

I’m happy to announce that as of today, the ProQuest Platform has enabled HTTPS capability across the application.

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12 Jan 2017

An Inside Look at 1960s Africa via U.S. State Department Central Files

Document from History Vault’s Confidential U.S. State Department Central Files, 1960-1969, Africa and the Middle East

Curated collection is designed to enable researchers to find extraordinary insights with online access to rare full-text/full-image documents.

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11 Jan 2017