Monthly Archives: November 2013

SFMOMA Art Scope

Art Scope is a visual browsing tool that allows you to scroll through nearly 7,000 artworks in the SFMOMA collection. This large grid mapping platform encourages serendipitous discovery. It is a unique and entertaining way to interact with a collection–check … Continue reading

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The Indian Prophet is Special Collections’ Featured Book for November 2013

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, the Special Collections featured book for November is The Indian Prophet: Bilingual Poems From the Ahtna Athabaskan by John E. Smelcer. Dr. Smelcer received his Ph.D. in English and Creative Writing from Binghamton University, where he received the … Continue reading

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New Trial Database: Burney Collection

The newspapers and news pamphlets gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757 – 1817), son of music historian Charles Burney and brother of writer Fanny Burney, represent the largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media. The … Continue reading

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New Trial Database: Artemis Primary Sources

An integrated research environment that allows users to search across two primary source collections: Eighteenth Century Collections Online (to which the Libraries already have licensed access) and Nineteenth Century Collections Online (a trial database). Access Artemis Primary Sources The trial is available until December … Continue reading

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