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Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia: Extinction

This supplement to Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia explores all aspects of extinctions and extinct life. Approximately 83 articles outline major extinctions and related scientific areas.

Abram Samuels Sheet Music Collection

This collection contains more than 31,000 pieces of American popular music published between 1900-1965. Composers include Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, and Stephen Sondheim.

The Muhlenberg Weekly Archive Online!

Search 130 years of Muhlenberg College history by browsing The Muhlenberg Weekly, continuously published since 1883.

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01
Sep.

Meditation at the Library

Come enjoy a few minutes of quiet meditation at the library with a group of Muhlenberg students, faculty, staff, and friends. We meet nearly every Wednesday at 5 p.m. in Trexler Library’s Fulford Room for 20 minutes of seated/kneeling meditation, followed … Continue reading

14
Aug.

Encompass Search Service Restored

Encompass Search service has been fully restored. Thank you for your patience. If you have any ongoing problems, please contact the Reference Desk using email: refdesk@muhlenberg.edu. From, Trexler Library Staff  

14
Aug.

Encompass Search Currently Unavailable

Due to a system problem at OCLC, Encompass Search is currently not available. OCLC is working to resolve the issue. We will post an update here when service resumes or we have new information. Thank you for your patience. Trexler … Continue reading

 

Subject Guides: African American Studies

Core Databases

Black Studies Center
Historical and current material for researching the past, present and future of African-Americans, the wider African Diaspora, and Africa itself.  Scholarly essays, recent periodicals, historical newspaper articles, a periodical index, and more, combined from several resources: Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), The Chicago Defender, and the Black Literature Index.

Other Recommended Databases

Academic Search Premier
Full text access to scholarly and non-scholarly publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas. information about this database

America History & Life
The definitive database for U.S. and Canadian history, indexing journals, books, and dissertations. information about this database

Primary Sources

Slavery & Anti-Slavery
Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains: "Part I: Debates over Slavery and Abolition" and "Part II: Slave Trade in the Atlantic World." Includes collections on the transatlantic slave trade and the global movement for the abolition of slavery from the sixteenth through the nineteenth century. Incorporates documents from the United States and Europe, as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm. Includes 10,761 books, 131 serials, 32 manuscript collections and 377 supreme court records and brief.

Scholarly Journal Articles

JSTOR
Full text of scholarly journals from most academic disciplines. Coverage is from the inception of the journal through three to five years ago. information about this database

Popular Magazine and News Articles

LexisNexis Academic
Includes Ethnic Publications, a file containing selected text from Jet, Ebony, Essense, Black Enterprise, and several African American newspapers. From within LexisNexis, choose Sources > Find a Source > Ethnic Publications.

Library Catalogs

Trexler Library Catalog
To search for items held at Trexler Library, use the Trexler Library Catalog. Items listed in the catalog include books, journals, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, audiobooks, government documents, and more.

WorldCat
Search catalogs from libraries across the country and around the globe.  Items owned by Trexler Library show a Muhlenberg College Library icon.  Request items not owned by Trexler Library directly through WorldCat using the ILL (Interlibrary Loan) button. Items generally take 2-10 days to arrive.



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Updated Summer Hours

Our building hours have been adjusted for the Summer Semester. View our hours page or pick up a schedule at the Information Desk!

Featured Resources

Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia: Extinction

This supplement to Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia explores all aspects of extinctions and extinct life. Approximately 83 articles outline major extinctions and related scientific areas.

Abram Samuels Sheet Music Collection

This collection contains more than 31,000 pieces of American popular music published between 1900-1965. Composers include Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, and Stephen Sondheim.

The Muhlenberg Weekly Archive Online!

Search 130 years of Muhlenberg College history by browsing The Muhlenberg Weekly, continuously published since 1883.

News and Updates

01
Sep.

Meditation at the Library

Come enjoy a few minutes of quiet meditation at the library with a group of Muhlenberg students, faculty, staff, and friends. We meet nearly every Wednesday at 5 p.m. in Trexler Library’s Fulford Room for 20 minutes of seated/kneeling meditation, followed … Continue reading

14
Aug.

Encompass Search Service Restored

Encompass Search service has been fully restored. Thank you for your patience. If you have any ongoing problems, please contact the Reference Desk using email: refdesk@muhlenberg.edu. From, Trexler Library Staff  

14
Aug.

Encompass Search Currently Unavailable

Due to a system problem at OCLC, Encompass Search is currently not available. OCLC is working to resolve the issue. We will post an update here when service resumes or we have new information. Thank you for your patience. Trexler … Continue reading