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LSU Libraries Digitizes Renowned Journal, “1650-1850: Ideas, Aesthetics, and Inquiries in the Early Modern Era”

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LSU Libraries has digitized the early years of the academic journal 1650-1850: Ideas, Aesthetics, and Inquiries in the Early Modern Era, making them available online for the first time in the journal’s publication history. 1650-1850 publishes scholarly studies and book

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New LSU Libraries Resources: The Listener Historical Archive 1929-1991 and American Historical Periodicals from the American Antiquarian Society, Part VI

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Thanks to a generous donation from the LSU Department of History, LSU Libraries is pleased to announce that it offers two new digital resources: The Listener Historical Archive, 1929-1991, and American Historical Periodicals from the American Antiquarian Society, part VI.

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New Resource: LSU Libraries is Digitizing Louisiana Prison Newspapers

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Since 1948, LSU Libraries has committed significant resources to the preservation of historic and current newspapers published in Louisiana. As part of that ongoing effort, the Libraries has collaborated with Reveal Digital on their initiative, American Prison Newspapers 1800–2020: Voices

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New LSU Libraries Resources: Film and Television Literature Index, Women’s Wear Daily, and Communication Source

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Boasting a wide array of digital resources for its patrons, LSU Libraries announced three new subscriptions available now in their digital collections: Film and Television Literature Index, Women’s Wear Daily Archive, and Communication Source. Film and Television Literature Index “My

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LSU Libraries adds three new JSTOR Collections: Business IV, Lives of Literature, and Sustainability

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The LSU Libraries is pleased to announce subscriptions to three new JSTOR collections: Business IV, Lives of Literature, and Sustainability. Access the resources in these collections via the LSU Libraries’ main JSTOR search page. Business IV The JSTOR Business IV

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LSU Digital Commons surpasses 8 million downloads of University scholarship

Thursday, March 13, 2022, marked the 8 millionth download of LSU scholarship from LSU Digital Commons, the University’s institutional repository.  Among the 3415 items downloaded were LSU theses and dissertations, journal articles published by LSU researchers, and articles from the

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Human Kinetics Library Core Collection available to the LSU community

The Human Kinetics Library is the digital home to online resources for sports, physical activity, and dance content. Published by Bloomsbury, this resource’s mission is to increase knowledge, enhance performance and improve the health and fitness of people around the

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Los Angeles Times (1881-2013) is now available to the LSU community

  Online access to over a century of the Los Angeles Times is now available to LSU researchers. This historical newspaper has reported on the America West from the late nineteenth through the entire twentieth century and beyond. The progression of various

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Hispanic American Newspapers database, now available to LSU community

A new collection of historic newspapers is available to researchers at LSU. Hispanic American Newspapers: 1808-1980, which includes 368 publications, represents the single largest compilation of Spanish-language newspapers printed in the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries. This distinctive collection

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LSU Libraries assumes publication of Library Diversity and Residency Studies journal

LSU Libraries has assumed publication responsibilities for the national journal Library Diversity and Residency Studies (LDRS), making it newly available through LSU Digital Commons, LSU’s institutional repository. An open access, peer-reviewed journal founded and published by a team of librarians

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Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural Science, LSU added to LSU’s institutional repository

The Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural Science, Louisiana State University are now available through LSU Digital Commons, LSU’s institutional repository. The journal is a scientific peer-reviewed publication and an important part of the LSU Museum of Natural Science‘s distinction of being the only comprehensive research natural history museum in the south-central United

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Additional Springer e-book collection now available at LSU Libraries

LSU Libraries has recently purchased Springer’s 2020 e-book package. The collection includes 7,800 titles. This is in addition to the 15,000+ collection of e-book subscriptions that LSU Libraries purchased last spring. Both collections feature the following subjects: Behavioral Science and

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