Oxford Islamic Studies

oxfordislamicstudiesThis authoritative, dynamic resource brings together the best current scholarship in the field for students, scholars, government officials, community groups, and librarians to foster a more accurate and informed understanding of the Islamic world. Features reference content and commentary by renowned scholars in areas such as global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture, and is regularly updated.

 

History Reference Center

History Reference CenterOffers paragraphs from reference books, encyclopedias, and non-fiction books from the leading history publishers.  Also contains articles from history periodicals (professional magazines), historical documents, biographies of historical figures, photos, maps, and videos.

 

Sanborn Maps

Large-scale plans of Colorado cities & towns drawn at a scale of 50 feet to an inch. Track the development of Telluride between the years 1886-1922. INTERNET EXPLORER MUST BE USED TO ACCESS

Colorado Historic Newspapers

Colorado NewspapersCurrently includes more than 500,000 digitized pages, representing 163 individual newspaper titles published in Colorado from 1859 to 1923. Includes feature stories, society news, classified and picture advertisements, school and church announcements, news from surrounding towns, editorials and cartoons.