Category Archives: Humanities

Sabin Americana 1500-1926

Based on the landmark bibliography by Sabin, this collection contains works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 20th century. Included are books, pamphlets, serials and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, … Continue reading

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New Online, Old Book Review, Art, and Education Indexes

Extend your research further back in time with three recent additions to the University Libraries’ Electronic Resources that complement current databases: Art Retrospective 1929 -1984, Book Review Digest Retro 1905 – 1982, and Education Index Retrospective 1929 – 1983. Each … Continue reading

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Listener Historical Archive

The Listener was a weekly publication, established by the BBC in 1929 as the medium for reproducing radio – and later, television – programs in print. It is our only record and means of accessing the content of many early … Continue reading

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Presidential recordings of Lyndon B. Johnson: Digital Edition

Nearly 5,000 hours of recorded conversations. Essays on the War on Poverty, civil rights, and Vietnam present additional context.

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Masterplots

Contains short summaries of fiction (short stories and novels), non-fiction, drama, and poetry. Works come from a wide range of time periods and places. Entries include a discussion of themes and meaning and give a list of sources for further … Continue reading

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Middle Ages and Renaissance database

The Iter Bibliography, with citations to research in archaeology, art, history, literature, philosophy, religion, and the history of science during the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400 – 1700) is now available to USC researchers on or off campus. To see … Continue reading

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World Shakespeare Bibliography Online

The World Shakespeare Bibliography Online is a searchable electronic database consisting of the most comprehensive record of Shakespeare-related scholarship and theatrical productions published or produced worldwide between 1960 and 2010.

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Founders Early Access

Early Access gives readers a backstage pass to a phase of the documentary editing process never before available. Collected over many years by the Founders documentary editions, the thousands of letters and other papers presented here were penned by important … Continue reading

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South Carolina Gazette

This collection contains a wealth of information on colonial and early American History and genealogy, and provides an accurate glimpse of life in South Carolina and America, with additional coverage of events in Europe, during the early days of this … Continue reading

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Short Story Index

Locate more than 96,000 stories—plus the full text of more than 4,000 stories—with the pinpoint accuracy of electronic searching! For the reader seeking short fiction by a favorite author, the teacher looking for the quintessential example of a particular genre, … Continue reading

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