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Race – The Power of an Illusion

Online access to the documentary series most frequently assigned in Bates courses.

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Monday

March 4, 2013 11:43 am

Women in World History

In keeping with Women’s History Month, we now have online access to all 17 volumes of the substantial set titled, Women in world history : a biographical encyclopedia. Besides individual entries, there are also collective entries, such as, Egyptian Feminism, and Siege Warfare and Women.

Monday

February 11, 2013 10:46 am

Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online

Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online

A great resource for doing research on authors and their works.

Tuesday

January 29, 2013 4:15 pm

Television Research

Television Research

Television research is like a CSI episode.  The culprit can hide in communication, sociology, psychology, and just about any other type of database.  Give yourself time and search systematically; you’ll find everything you need to make your case. 

Monday

January 21, 2013 11:12 am

University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO)

University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO)

This semester the Bates community will have available an expanding online research library of around ten thousand scholarly monographs …

Sunday

January 6, 2013 9:46 pm

Joe Smith Interview Collection

Joe Smith Interview Collection

From 1986 to 1988, Joe Smith recorded interviews with more than 200 recording artists and executives. The source tapes from these interviews are being made available to the public from the Library of Congress.

Tuesday

December 11, 2012 3:29 pm

O Brother Man

O Brother Man

Lynd Ward’s significance as an artist is recognized with the release of the 2012 film “O Brother Man: The Art and Life of Lynd Ward” by Michael Maglaras.