Archive for February, 2013
Take a focused tour of the Mansfield Library on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. as part of the Charter Day Celebration of Academics. See you in the lobby of the library then!
The library has a collection of trial databases available to UM students, faculty, and staff throughout February. Black Studies Center (Trial access through 2/28/13) Primary and secondary sources for Black or African American studies—including the only periodical resource focused exclusively on African and African American studies and the full Chicago Defender newspaper from first issue [...]
When was Martin Luther King Jr. born? A) January 25, 1930 B) April 16, 1962 C) January 11, 1927 D) January 15, 1929 Think you know the answer? Check out our library guide to see if you’re right!
The Sabin Americana database contains the full text of works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 1900′s. Included in Sabin are books, pamphlets, serials and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, colonialism, slavery and abolition, the western movement, Native Americans, military actions and more. Content of [...]
When was slavery abolished in the District of Columbia? A) April 16, 1862 B) January 1, 1863 C) April 16, 1972 D) April 16, 1863 Think you know the answer? Check out our library guide to see if you’re right!