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Explores many aspects of the African-American experience, from the past to the present. Features biographies, historical documents, photographs, timelines and maps, quotes, and a bibliography.
Temporary at-home access to this resource continues into 2021, as the database responds to consumer needs during the Coronavirus pandemic. Log in with your library barcode number. Genealogical research, with digitized images of the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 forward, the American Genealogical Biographical Index, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, and more.
Data on 60 million businesses and 299 million residential listings, is helpful for creating marketing plans, conducting competitive analysis, raising funds, and locating people.
1994-present. Local and national news, and a primary source of obituaries.
1876-1881 The Chester Daily Times
1886 Chester Evening Times
1941 Chester Reporter
1882-1959 Chester Times
1959-1994 Delaware County Daily Times
See Newsbank's resource for issues 1994-present.
Records for more than 1.4 million electronic theses and dissertations from more than 320 universities around the world, many with freely available full text.
A site to teach older adults how to use the Internet.
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Essential collection of genealogical & historical sources, U.S. Federal Censuses, books, bank records, and more.
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This is where you'll find Consumer Reports, Consumer Reports Buying Guide, Time, People, Scientific American, Discover, The New Republic, Vital Speeches of the Day, Congressional Digest, Civil War Times, History Today, Sports Illustrated, and many more.
NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues.
Try this single search for 26 newspapers in the Philadelphia region.
Includes fiction authors, titles, and themes, and provides suggestions of books that are similar to those of a particular author or a certain title.
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Philadelphia Inquirer Historic 1829-1922
Philadelphia Inquirer text edition 1981-Current
Philadelphia Inquirer Image edition 2018-Current
ProCitizen provides civics, vocabulary, plus reading and writing practice through videos, drills & quizzes so that new citizens can succeed at the naturalization test. ProCitizen is also available in Spanish.
Basic to advanced language learning through activities, drills, quizzes, interactive coaching, and live practice with native speakers. Plus feature films, music, and more to “edutain” you. Over 80 languages available + ESL from your native language.
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