Category Archives: Digital collection

National African American Photographic Archive

http://bit.ly/ON7S4n This glorious collection is a collaborative effort between the University Libraries, University of Memphis and Ampro Industries, Inc. of Memphis. The project’s goal is “to collect, scan, and make available to the public photographs and informative metadata illustrating the … Continue reading

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Civil Rights Digital Library: Documenting America’s Struggle for Racial Equality

http://crdl.usg.edu/ The intent of the CRDL is to promote an “enhanced understanding of the Movement by helping users discover primary sources and other educational materials from libraries, archives, museums, public broadcasters, and others on a national scale.” Visitors can browse … Continue reading

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Freshwater and Marine Image Bank

Freshwater and Marine Image Bank http://content.lib.washington.edu/fishweb/index.html The University of Washington Libraries has digitized 21,000 images of freshwater and marine life taken from 1735-1924 that populated various publications about the topic. Some of the publications include 18th and 19th century books … Continue reading

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Monastic Matrix

Image by wallyg via Flickr Monastic Matrix http://monasticmatrix.usc.edu/ One of the aims of the Monastic Matrix website is to disseminate research to both lay people and scholars about the “participation of Christian women in the religion and society of medieval … Continue reading

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Oregon Natural Resources Digital Library

Image by pete4ducks via Flickr Oregon Explorer: Natural Resources Digital Library http://oregonexplorer.info/ If you have an interest in natural resource policy and management, you’ll want to spend some quality time on the Oregon Explorer’s Natural Resource Digital Library website. The … Continue reading

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Miniature Book Collection

University of North Texas Digital Collections: Miniature Book Collection http://digital.library.unt.edu/browse/department/rarebooks/mnbc/ Is it a recipe for moon tea you seek? Perhaps you’d like to learn more about the century that only had 99 years. It’s all here in the delightful Miniature … Continue reading

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