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Ideas in the Modern World : Where to find information

Databases - access to academic papers, journals, newspapers, and other media good resources to support your claim.

Oliver Catalogue - access books, ebooks in the Library

Use Federated Search to find information from databases, Britannica and ClickView simultaneously.
Search under “Other Sources” or click on the widget below

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Videos

There are a number of videos on the topics on ClickView, here is an example:
American Revolution

Frontier Wars

External Sources

Resources from external sources

State Library – One Search – useful for databases we do not have for example JSTOR. However, JSTOR is a repository of some free journals, books, articles, etc. See below.
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Open access books on JSTOR

Try search strings such as “American Revolution 1763 – 1783” within quotation marks

Guttenberg Library  for open eBooks

Project Gutenberg
Guttenberg eBooks on the American Revolution

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