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Archives of Sexuality and Gender, Part 2: LGBTQ History and Culture since 1940

This collection builds on part 1 to provide millions of pages worth of publications, archives, ephemera and reports relating to LGBTQ history and culture.  Part 2 provides access to material relating to minorities, religious LGBTQ organizations, international publications and reports, AIDS advocacy groups, governmental investigations of homosexuals and collections from the ONE archive. In addition, … Continue reading

<A href="http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/125524">Music Magazine Archive: Rock, Folk & Hip Hop</a>
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Music Magazine Archive: Rock, Folk & Hip Hop

Music Magazine Archive is a series of digital collections focused on 20th and 21st century genres such as Rock, Folk, and Hip-Hop & Rap. Each genre-based collection unites every page and every issue of a diverse and influential group of magazines. These publications uniquely capture the social and historical context of each genre, and together … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1786-2003)

The Post-Gazette was first published as the weekly Pittsburgh Gazette in 1786.  It was the first newspaper to be published west of the Allegheny Mountains.  It provides uniquely important coverage of early western expansion, the rise of industries such as coal and steel, labor movements.  Its coverage also documents industrial collapse and the creation of … Continue reading

<a href="http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/125211">The Philadelphia Inquirer (1860-2001)</a>
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The Philadelphia Inquirer (1860-2001)

The Philadelphia Inquirer has been the highest circulating newspaper in Philadelphia since 1980 and is the newspaper of record for the Delaware Valley Region.  It is also the third oldest surviving daily newspaper in the United States. During the Civil War, The Inquirer, which was pro-Union but attempted to provide neutral reporting, was widely circulated … Continue reading

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Lippincott Library collection of World War II corporate wartime publications

The Kislak Center at the Penn Libraries recently processed a collection of corporate publications intended to publicize, highlight, and recognize companies’ contributions to the industrial war effort during World War II. Continue reading at https://pennrare.wordpress.com/2017/07/05/patriotism-and-production-in-the-lippincott-library-collection-of-world-war-ii-corporate-wartime-publications/Continue reading

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Henry Stewart Talks now available!

The Biomedical Library would like to introduce its most recent acquisition: Henry Stewart Talks Biomedical & Life Science Collection. HST provides access to a collection of over 2,000 online seminar-style lectures containing the latest research and developments as well as the fundamentals presented by many of the world’s leading experts including a number of Nobel … Continue reading

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Meet the Press, 1947-2013

The Meet the Press collection opens up a wealth of information to libraries by making 1,500 hours of footage—nearly the full broadcast run to date—available online. Transcriptions of all spoken words allows keyword searching across the entire collection. Examine how coverage of immigration reform has evolved from the 1980s through 2012, find clear film examples of how … Continue reading