Genealogy databases for Alumni patrons

8 results. (See in alphabetical order)

  1. 1. ArchiveGridLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - FirstSearch (OCLC)
    Online access to nearly a million descriptions of archival collections owned by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide. ArchiveGrid is an important destination for searching for historical documents, personal papers and family histories held in archives.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  2. 2. Digital Sanborn MapsLocal access for all users. Remote access is not available. - Public Web site
    The Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) is a cooperative of partners within the Caribbean and circum-Caribbean that provides users with access to Caribbean cultural, historical and research materials held in archives, libraries, and private collections. dLOC comprises collections that speak to the similarities and differences in histories, cultures, languages and governmental systems. Types of collections include but are not limited to: newspapers, archives of Caribbean leaders and governments, official documents, documentation and numeric data for ecosystems, scientific scholarship, historic and contemporary maps, oral and popular histories, travel accounts, literature and poetry, musical expressions, and artifacts. The amount of open access content available through dLOC surpasses many commercial Caribbean collections and includes newspapers, official documents, ecological and economic data, maps, histories, travel accounts, literature, poetry, musical expressions, and artifacts.
    Local access for all users. Remote access is not available.
  3. 3. New York Times (1851-2013) in ProQuest Historical NewspapersLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - ProQuest
    Provides full page and article images with searchable full-text for the New York Times and its predecessor, the New York Times Daily News, from 1851 to 2013.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU.
  4. 4. North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral HistoriesLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - Alexander Street Press
    Provides more than 100,000 pages of personal narratives including letters, diaries, pamphlets, autobiographies, and oral histories describing what it meant to immigrate to America and Canada. Several thousand pages of Ellis Island Oral History interviews are included.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  5. 5. North American Women's Letters and DiariesLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - Alexander Street Press
    Provides personal experiences of hundreds of women over 300 years. Contains approximately 150,000 pages of letters and diaries from Colonial times to 1950, including 7,000 pages of previously unpublished manuscripts. More than 1,500 biographies enhance the use of the database.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  6. 6. OAIsterLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - FirstSearch (OCLC)
    Catalogs more than 19 million digital resources from over 1,000 organizations including digitized (i.e., scanned) books and articles, born-digital texts, audio files, images, movies, and datasets.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  7. 7. Shoah FoundationLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - ProQuest
    The Visual History Archive (VHA) includes both the monumental Holocaust collection that had its genesis from Steven Spielberg's "Schindler's List" and resources from other crimes against humanity. The vast collection includes the complete testimonies from witnesses and survivors of the Holocaust and other notable genocides including the Armenian Genocide (1915-1923), Nanjing Massacre (1937), Rwanda (1994), and Guatemalan Genocide (1978-1996). The resource includes firsthand primary source accountings with 53,000 recorded testimonies, 112,000 hours of video, participants from 63 countries and 39 languages, 1.8 million names, and 700,000 images.
    Users must create a personal account to use this database. For more information about Visual History Archive see this guide. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU.
  8. 8. Visual History Archive (VHA) USC Shoah FoundationLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - ProQuest
    The Visual History Archive (VHA) includes both the monumental Holocaust collection that had its genesis from Steven Spielberg's "Schindler's List" and resources from other crimes against humanity. The vast collection includes the complete testimonies from witnesses and survivors of the Holocaust and other notable genocides including the Armenian Genocide (1915-1923), Nanjing Massacre (1937), Rwanda (1994), and Guatemalan Genocide (1978-1996). The resource includes firsthand primary source accountings with 53,000 recorded testimonies, 112,000 hours of video, participants from 63 countries and 39 languages, 1.8 million names, and 700,000 images.
    Users must create a personal account to use this database. For more information about Visual History Archive see this guide. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU.