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Making of America (Cornell University Site)

Materials accessible here are Cornell University Library's contributions to Making of America (MOA), a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through Reconstruction. Includes War of the Rebellion: Compilation of the Official Records.
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
United States History, Image Collections, Area and Cultural Studies, American Studies
The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. This site provides access to 267 monograph volumes and over 100,000 journal articles with 19th-century imprints. The project represents a major collaborative endeavor in preservation and electronic access to historical texts.
English

Making of America (University of Michigan Site)

Contributions from the University of Michigan Library to Making of America (MOA), a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through Reconstruction. Includes books and journal articles with 19th century imprints, with subject strengths in education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology.
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
United States History, Image Collections, Area and Cultural Studies, American Studies
The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. The collection currently contains approximately 8,500 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th-century imprints.
English

Mango Languages

Library Card Required
Learn a new language with this interactive database that provides step by step lesson plans for 71 different languages. This database features ESL lessons for Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, and Vietnamese speakers. A text translator is provided. Download the mobile app. *First time users must create a profile in order to access the resource.  
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All Branch LibrariesSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsThomas Yoseloff Business Center
Language and Literature, Linguistics, Reference, Education
English

Map Collection, Perry-Castaneda

Displays selected digitized images from the printed map collection housed at the University of Texas at Austin.
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Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Maps, Atlases, Cartography
The Perry-Castaneda Map Collection displays selected digitized images from the printed collection housed at the University of Texas at Austin. Included are many maps produced by the United States Central Intelligence Agency, world historical maps, and links to other online map collections.
English

Mapping the Epidemic : HIV/AIDS Atlas

The National HIV/AIDS Atlas provides a tool to the public, health care professionals, policy makers and elected officials to access and map local, state and national data in order to see how HIV/AIDS is impacting their community.
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
English

Marquis Who's Who on the Web

On-Site Access Only
A current and retrospective biographical database of notable individuals worldwide across multiple fields and disciplines. Includes all biographical data resources published by Marquis, with content updated daily. For a related database, see World Who's Who.
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Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business CenterStavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL)
Biography, Genealogy
Biographical coverage includes the following data elements: birth data, family, education and degree, career history, creative works, awards, military history, achievements, current memberships, interests/hobbies, and contact information. Searchable by name, gender, occupation, geography, hobbies and interests, religion and much more. Provides access to all biographies that have appeared in 23 Marquis Who's Who reference works
English

Martindale.com

An online directory of lawyers and law firms around the world.
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Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Reference, Law, Biography, Government and Law
Martindale.com is an online directory of lawyers and law firms around the world. It allows for searching by name, geographic location, and area of practice.

MasterFILE Premier (EBSCO)

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Contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. 
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All Branch LibrariesSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsThomas Yoseloff Business Center
Reference, Magazines, Journals and Serials
MasterFILE Premier provides full text for over 1,800 general interest, business, consumer health, general science, and multicultural periodicals. In addition, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 2,500 periodicals.
English

Mayer International Auction Records -- Only available in SASB Room 300

On-Site Access Only
Lists items that sold at auction from 1987 to 1997.
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Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Art
Mayer International Auction Records covers 900 auction houses from 1987 to 1997, but only lists items which sold. This CD-ROM can be searched in either French or English by names of artist and work, medium, sale date, auction house and city, and the hammer price. Available in SASB Room 300 only.
English

MEDLINE

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MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. 
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All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
Health and Medicine
English