Archive of Americana  Connect to Archive of Americana
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  1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
  2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
  3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)

A family of comprehensive historical collections that allows researchers to discover and explore the United States in depth and detail. Included are books, pamphlets, newspapers, and government documents printed in America over three centuries.

The components, each of which may also be searched separately, are:

Coverage: 1639-1994
Personalization: “My Collection”
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Users: unlimited concurrent users
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This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 05/15/14