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  • What's new with History Reference Center?  Icon
    We’ll look around the new platform, using the historical time periods to guide our exploration. This database includes U.S. and World History. A great resource for public libraries and schools.
    February 2017; 27 minutes
  • Veterans Day and  Icon
    Join Chris Van Burgh as we explore the databases that we can use to inform us about wars and conflicts, to look into the lives of those in the armed forces, and to explore what was happening in our state during World War I. Databases include ProQuest’s Trench Journals and Unit Magazines, History In Context, History Makers, and Wyoming Newspapers.
  • Discover U.S. History and World History In Context  Icon
  • History Study Center 2014 (38 min)  Icon

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    This resource contains a collection of digitized primary and secondary sources. It is suitable for a wide range of users, from high school students to researchers, and is great for quick and reliable facts on a historical topic, as well as, hard-to-find primary source texts. You’ll find reference books, essays, journal articles, historical newspaper and magazine articles, maps, rare books, government documents, transcripts of historical speeches, images and video clips covering ancient times to present. There are also Study Units covering 500 historical topics
  • 19th Century U. S. Newspapers (5:58)  Icon

    NOTE: The link to access this resource is now under Newsvault.
  • Wyoming History Day 2016
    We use the 2016 Wyoming History Day theme -- Exploration, Encounter, Exchange in History -- to explore some of our databases. In this webinar we look at several of the In Context databases (Science, Biography, World History), History Study Center, ProQuest Newspapers, and ProQuest Learning: Literature.

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