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  • 1. Ibero-American Electronic Text Series

    The Ibero-American Electronic Text Series is a project developed at the University of Wisconsin-Madison devoted to Iberian and Latin American works in the humanities. The texts comply with the Guidelines for Electronic Text Encoding and Interchange (TEI) and with the Guidelines for Markup of Electronic Texts, reading level, which can be accessed at http://www.library.wisc.edu/help/tech/TEI/. Each text is accompanied by its corresponding source text, a full header of the electronic edition, and an encoding description in order to facilitate the identification of provenance as well as any editorial emendations to the printed source. The initial texts of this series include Menéndez Pidal's edition of Elena y María, Cejador y Frauca's editon of El Criticón, Sor Juana's Loa para el auto sacramental de El Divino Narciso, Esteban Echeverrías' El matadero, Ermilo Abreu Gómez's essay Semblanza de Sor Juana, and the Folché-Delbose edition of Vida de Santa María Egipciaqua. (Updated irregularly)
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  • 2. Exotic Forest Pests Information System for North America

    ExFor is a database that provides information on exotic insects, mites and pathogenic organisms with potential to cause significant damage to North American forest and timber resources. It contains background information on each pest and the pest's relative importance based on its potential threat. Users may register for a free account to contribute or review a pest record. All records are edited and peer-reviewed.
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  • 3. Holocaust Encyclopedia

    The Holocaust was the systematic, bureaucratic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of approximately six million Jews by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. During the era of the Holocaust, the Nazis also targeted other groups: Roma (Gypsies), the handicapped, some of the Slavic peoples (Poles, Russians, and others), Communists, Socialists, Jehovah's Witnesses, and homosexuals. This encyclopedia includes articles and other resources on the Holocaust and related subjects.
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  • 4. Bibliography of Asian Studies Online

    The Bibliography of Asian Studies lists journal articles about Asia in Western language journals and books. Citations to books were discontinued in 1992. Covers all subjects, particularly in the humanities and social sciences, pertaining to East, South and Southeast Asia published worldwide 1971 - present. (Updated irregularly)
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  • 5. Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics Digital Video Library

    The Hemispheric Institute Digital Video Library (HIDVL) is a collaboration between New York University Libraries and the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics that provides a digital library of performance practices in the Americas. HIDVL documents the expression of social and political life through performance in the many cultures and political landscapes of the Americas. It includes online access to more than 600 hours of video. A trilingual Profile (English, Spanish and Portuguese) is created for each collection, contextualizing the videos with detailed production information, synopses, image galleries, texts, interviews, bibliographies and additional materials. The Hemispheric Institute Special Collections is a growing digital archive of performance and politics in the Americas. Curated by leading scholars, it includes teaching modules, artist profiles, image galleries, articles, scripts, bibliographies and other research materials. Its contents are only available to faculty and students of current Hemispheric Institute Member Institutions. Because UW-Madison is a member, these materials are available to you. To access them, you must create a Hemispheric Institute user account USING YOUR UNIVERSITY ( @wisc.edu) EMAIL ADDRESS, so you can be recognized as a Member by Hemispheric Institute staff, and then login to the website to gain member access to the Special Collections. If you experience any difficulties or have any questions, please contact the Hemispheric Institute through the "Email Us" section of their website.
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  • 6. Kanopy (Films)

    Kanopy is a video streaming platform which offers a broad collection that includes over 26,000 films and videos from 800 top producers such as BBC Active, California Newsreel, Criterion Collection/Janus films, Documentary Educational Resources, First Run Features, The Great Courses, Green Planet Films, Kino Lorber Edu, Media Education Foundation, National Film Board of Canada, New Day Films, PBS, Psychotheraphy.net, the DEFA Film Library’s (East) German Film Collection, and many more. Kanopy launches over 300 new releases per month. Films range from documentaries, independent and foreign films, must-see classics, and blockbuster movies. With regard to topic coverage, humanities and the arts represent the largest category, followed by education and media/communication. Other strong categories are the sciences, social sciences, and history. Search for films by title, subject, keywords, or browse by subject. Register with Kanopy to utilize features such as playlists, clips, sharing, embedding, and creating a watch list for future viewing. Can’t find what you are looking for? Contact Kanopy and they will try to obtain the film for the database within several weeks. See also Docuseek2 and Films on Demand databases for more streaming video options.
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  • 7. CORPUS.BYU.EDU Seven Online Corpora

    This site contains links to several free and searchable online corpora. Included are: the Corpus of Contemporary American English; the Corpus of Historical American English; the British National Corpus; the TIME Corpus of American English; Google Book (American English) Corpus; Corpus del Español; and Corpus do Português. (Updates vary with each Corpus)
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  • 8. Making of Modern Law: Foreign Primary Sources, 1600-1970

    Four centuries of historical legal codes, statutes, regulations, and code-related commentaries from jurisdictions around the world.
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  • 9. GEOBASE (Geography)

    GEOBASE is a multidisciplinary database of indexed, research literature on the earth sciences, including geology, human and physical geography, environmental sciences, oceanography, geomechanics, alternative energy sources, pollution, waste management and nature conservation. It covers over 2,000 international peer-reviewed journals, trade publications, book series and conference proceedings. (Updated weekly)
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  • 10. Caribbean Newspapers (1718-1876)

    The largest online collection of 18th- and 19th-century newspapers published in this region. It will provide a comprehensive primary resource for studying the development of Western society and international relations within this important group of islands. It is a unique and essential resource for researching colonial history, the Atlantic slave trade, international commerce, New World slavery and U.S. relations with the region as far back as the early 18th century. Created in cooperation with the American Antiquarian Society—one of the world's largest and most important newspaper repositories—this collection will provide students and scholars with easy access to more than 150 years of Caribbean and Atlantic history, cultures and daily life. Featuring more than 140 newspapers from 22 islands, this resource will chronicle the region’s evolution across two centuries through eyewitness reporting, editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, obituaries and other news items. Most of these newspapers were published in the English language, but a number of Spanish-, French-, and Danish-language titles are also provided.
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