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This collection offers +1,000 fully searchable books, pamphlets, and speeches from the beginning of Jim Crow to post-World War I that provide insights into African American culture and life during this period of segregation and disenfranchisement. Topics include African American identity, relationships with peoples of other nations, and literature. (VIVA)
This collection offers roughly 1,400 fully searchable printed works, books, pamphlets, and speeches from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of Jim Crow. It includes documents related to African Americans and citizenship, voting rights, literacy, land rights, employment, and more, including the gaps between written law and practice. (VIVA)
Presents important aspects of LGBTQ life in the second half of the twentieth century and beyond. The archive illuminates the experiences not just of the LGBTQ community as a whole, but of individuals of different races, ethnicities, ages, religions, political orientations, and geographical locations that constitute this community. Historical records of political and social organizations founded by LGBTQ individuals are featured, as well as publications by and for lesbians and gays, and extensive coverage of governmental responses to the AIDS crisis.(VIVA)
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This journal collection offers articles in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities. (VIVA)
Digital Theatre Plus This link opens in a new window
Collection of streaming videos featuring unique films of current, leading British theatre productions including Digital Theatre's own recordings alongside collections such as BBC, Royal Shakespeare Company, Broadway Digital Archive, Royal Opera House, London Symphony Orchestra, Shakespeare's Globe etc. Includes behind-the-scenes documentaries as well as teaching and learning resources. (VIVA)
Disability in the Modern World includes primary sources, supporting materials, archives, documentaries, and interviews to support the growing disciplines of disability history and disability studies. (VIVA)
Indexes 300 of the world's academic and popular film journals from 1972 to the present. In addition to the indexing, this resource provides full-text access to many of it's journals. (NVCC)
Films on Demand - Feature Films for Education This link opens in a new window
Streaming platform that features nearly 700 full-length feature films that focus on both current and hard-to-find titles, including dramas, literary adaptations, blockbusters, classics, science fiction, environmental titles, foreign films, social issues, animation studies, Academy Award® winners, and more. (NVCC)
Flipster (EBSCO) This link opens in a new window
A digital newsstand from EBSCO, providing access to 40 digital magazines on your computer or mobile device. (NVCC)
Foundation Directory Online This link opens in a new window
This resource helps grant seekers find appropriate grant funding for their project. Grant seekers can find tips on writing grant proposals, take webinars, search corporate giving programs, and search grantmakers by geographic location. Profiles of US Foundations describe the programs they offer, areas of funding, types of support, and grant recipients and amounts. (NVCC)
Gardening and Horticulture (Gale OneFile) This link opens in a new window
Collection of articles, journals, magazines, and reference titles for horticulture enthusiasts of all levels. (NVCC)
HistoryMakers This link opens in a new window
This digital archive offers oral histories assembled from interviews with African-Americans from all walks of life, including politicians, authors, civil rights activists, religious leaders, musicians, legal scholars, and more. (VIVA)
A collection of manuscripts, monographs, newspapers, photographs, motion pictures, images of artwork, and more that increase understanding of the historical experiences, cultural traditions and innovations, and political status of Indigenous Peoples in the United States and Canada. (VIVA)
Mometrix Test Prep This link opens in a new window
Provides study guides and practice tests for improving Math & English language skills, and program placement and professional certification/licensure exams. (NVCC)
Features 600+ e-books that focus on the needs of nursing and allied health professionals, including clinical guides, evidence-based practice manuals, practical handbooks and professional growth titles. (VCCS)
Short Story Index This link opens in a new window
This products aim is to index all the important collections and anthologies of short stories that are published each year. All literary genres are covered. Approximately 200+ monographs are captured per year, with approximately 3,000-4,000 analytics (chapters/stories). (NVCC)
Westlaw Campus Research (Thomson Reuters) This link opens in a new window
Westlaw Campus Research provides access to a wealth of U.S. law sources. Includes access to journals and law reviews, cases, statutes, regulations, and legislative materials. Searchable by keyword, legal citation and document title. Includes KeyCite for updating. (NVCC)