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Research Resources: Class Guides

FND 163: 1968: Global Texts and Contexts


American decades primary sources
REF E 169.1 .A471977 2004

The sixties in America
REF E 169.12 .A51

Historical dictionary of the Czech State
REF DB 2007 .H63 1998

French culture and society
REF DC 33.7 .F7265 2001

Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War : a political, social, and military history
REF DS 557.7 .E53 2000

Historical dictionary of revolutionary China, 1839-1976
REF DS 740.2 .H57 1992

Mexico : an encyclopedia of contemporary culture and history
REF F 1234 .C67 2004


Search the F&M Library Catalog to find out what books, journals, reference resources, newspapers, videos, maps, CDs, music, etc., the library owns.

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Use E-Z Borrow (a regional, expedited book-exchange service) if F&M's copy of a book you want is unavailable, or if we do not own the desired book. [Requires your F&M ID barcode number.]


Alternative Press Index

Alternative Press Index Archive
Indexes nearly 300 alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines; covering cultural, economic, political & social change.

America: History and Life
Comprehensive bibliography of articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.

Historical Abstracts
Comprehensive international historical coverage (excluding the U.S. and Canada) from 1450 to the present.

A collection of abstracts and articles from core scholarly journals, many dating from the nineteenth-century up through last 5 -7 years.

New York Times--Archive
The New York Times (Sep 18, 1851 - Dec 31, 2006, full-text) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue.

PAIS International

PAIS Archive
Public Affairs Information Service (PAIS) is a database chronicling global public policy and social issues.

Project Muse
Collection of contemporary scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences.

Readers' Guide Retrospective
Features comprehensive indexing of 500 of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States, 1890 through 1982.

Social Sciences Full Text
Indexes over 300 English-language periodicals covering anthropology, economics, psychology, social work, sociology, and related fields.

JOURNALS, MAGAZINES and NEWSPAPERS @ F&M and INTERLIBRARY LOAN (ILL) To determine whether or not the F&M Library owns a journal, use the JOURNALS: search our catalog of print and online journals feature on the Library's web site. If the library does not have a journal you need, and you have at least 1 week to 10 days before your assignment is due, you can submit an Interlibrary Loan: request journal articles & books request to have the journal article acquired for you by the library. Allow 3-7 days for the article to arrive.

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