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Trial Database: Global Commodities

Global Commodities, aresource that brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history. The commodities featured in this resource have been transported, exchanged and consumed around the world for hundreds of years. More...

Trial Database: Empire Online

Empire Online, a resource useful for undergraduates, postgraduates, academics and researchers to explore colonial history, politics, culture and society. Material in the collection spans five centuries, charting the story of the rise and fall of empires from the explorations of Columbus, Captain Cook, and others, right through to de-colonisation in the second half of the twentieth century and debates over American Imperialism. There is a good balance between highly indexed manuscript and full text printed material, with a broad range of document types written by women and men from the European and non-European perspective. More...

Trial Database: The Marketing and Management Collection

The Marketing and Management Collection that includes over 800 specially prepared audio-visual lectures, organised into 70 comprehensive series and delivered by principals, managers and advisors from the business world and from leading academics. It makes available a wide range of detailed, practical knowledge on subjects as diverse as Change Management, Strategy as Practice, Organizational Behaviour, Business Ethics, Information Technology, Bargaining and Negotiations, Business Continuity and Risk Management, Data Mining, Branding and Product Specialisation in Hotels, Bayesian Analysis, Sport Marketing, Pharmaceutical Marketing, and Supply Chain Management. Access this trial database through December 31, 2014. More...

"The Documented Border" (exhibit)

<p><em>Illustration by Lawrence Gipe</em></p>“The Documented Border” exhibit and digital archive shares original border-related research material collected and curated by University of Arizona faculty along the US-Mexico border. This innovative open access archive documents personal stories of journalists who have been silenced and government processes that cannot be videotaped or photographed. Contributing faculty include Celeste González de Bustamante and Jeannine Relly from The Center for Border and Global Journalism and the School of Journalism, Lawrence Gipe from the School of Art, Verónica Reyes-Escudero, borderlands curator from Special Collections, and Erika Castaño, digital archivist with the University Libraries. More...

Mark Your Calendars!

Interested in what's going on at the University Libraries? View our Fall 2014 event brochure (PDF) for a complete list of exhibits and public programs at Special Collections, Main & Science-Engineering libraries and the Arizona Health Sciences Library. Local author events and new publications from the University of Arizona Press are also highlighted. Subscribe to our montly eNewsletter to stay up-to-date on events, exhibits and public programs! More...

Trial Database: History Vault

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“American Indian Students at the University of Arizona” (exhibit)

For the more than 1,100 American Indian students enrolled at the University of Arizona, the campus is a place where tradition meets new knowledge. This exhibit, presented as a timeline, offers an examination of changing attitudes and representations of American Indian students at the University of Arizona. You’re invited to help us celebrate the opening of this exhibit - Opening reception and blessing
With special guests Carla Stoffle, Senior Associate Dean, SBS & Ofelia Zepeda, Regents’ Professor Friday, September 12
1:30 p.m. More...

“Weaving Our Histories Together” (lecture)

Join us as Karen Francis-Begay, Assistant Vice President for Tribal Relations, presents a lecture titled “Weaving Our Histories Together.” The talk is being held in conjunction with the current exhibit, “American Indian Students at the UA,” on display until December 19 in the Main Library. Karen Francis-Begay is from the Navajo Nation and has been working at the UA for twenty years and, starting from the young age of 5, has been associated with the University. More...

100 Years of Homecoming!

In celebration of UA Homecoming's 100th anniversary, we're highlighting the traditions, trends, places and faces found in our digitized yearbook collection. Interested in seeing how the UA Mall looked decades ago? Trying to track down a graduation photo from 1984? Or maybe who was part of the University's royal court during Homecoming decades ago? Search our collection of UA Yearbooks featuring yearbooks dating back to 1903! More...

Trial Database: Statista

Statista, an online statistics portal. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government. Access this trial database through November 10, 2014. More...

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