Tests & Trials

American History, 1493-1945

This unique collection documents American History from the earliest settlers to the mid-twentieth century. It is sourced from the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the finest archives available for the study of American History.  There are two modules:

Module I Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
Module II Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945

Link: http://www.americanhistory.amdigital.co.uk/

NOTE:   This trial is available ON CAMPUS ONLY.

*Please note that PDF download options are not available during trials.

Dates: May 21 – June 22, 2018

Contact:  Tim Dodge (dodgeti@auburn.edu)

Early American Newspapers, 1690-1922

For searching and browsing American newspapers published in the 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries,_Early American Newspapers, 1690-1922 is the most comprehensive online resource available. This expanding collection offers fully searchable digital facsimiles of more than 1,500 titles from all 50 states. With eyewitness reporting, editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, matrimony and death notices and more, _Early American_Newspapers _provides a chronicle of the evolution of American history, culture and daily life across three centuries.

Use this link to access the NewsBank, http://infoweb.newsbank.com, and then select the link to_America's Historical Newspapers_ under "Archive of Americana" to search and view content included in_Early American Newspapers, 1690-1922.

Dates: April 25 – May 25, 2018

Contact the Collection Management Team (libcoll@auburn.edu) with any comments.

Mergent Intellect

Mergent Intellect is a highly flexible web-based application that features a deep collection of worldwide business information that enables companies to generate insightful business intelligence. Coupling Mergent's expertise in developing products for the reference marketplace with D&B®'s private company database, Mergent Intellect offers new and existing clients a unique opportunity to access private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, the ability to access industry profiles and much more.

Link: http://www.mergentintellect.com/

Date: March 26 – May 31, 2018

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Contact: Barbara Bishop, bishoba@auburn.edu

Last Updated: May 21, 2018