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Trexler Library Virtual Transcribathon

Love history? Love puzzles? Love the idea of digging through archives, trying to decipher 200-year-old documents? Bring your friends and spend a few minutes or a few hours transcribing 18th and 19th-century letters from the Muhlenberg Papers. Your efforts will benefit the ongoing digitization effort of Special Collections & Archives.

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

16
Apr.

Edible Book Contest Winners

We had a strong turn-out for Second Annual Edible Book Festival. Thanks to all of those who attended and / or entered. There were great entries this year! And the winners are: MOST HUMOROUS: Ketchup in the Rye; Rachel Hamelers … Continue reading

13
Apr.

2015 Library Scholar Award Winners

The annual Library Scholar Award recognizes students who have demonstrated growth in and increased understanding of information literacy through independent study or research. For the first time this year, the application prompts were based on the new threshold concepts of information literacy … Continue reading

27
Mar.

Introducing the American Housing Survey – Free FDLP Webinar

Webinar: Introducing the American Housing Survey A live webinar, “Introducing the American Housing Survey,” will be presented on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Register today for “Introducing the American Housing Survey” Start time: 1:00 p.m. (Eastern) Duration: 60 minutes Speaker: David … Continue reading

 

Subject Guides: Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Core Databases

ClasePeriodica
Index of journals and other scholarly sources published in Latin America in the sciences and humanities. information about this database

LatAm-Studies Full Text Online
Much of the important scholarly content for Latin America comes from Latin America academic journals, yet little of it is included in the major U.S. or European scholarly indexing services. LatAm-Studies targets this content.

MLA International Bibliography
Standard scholarly index to criticism in the areas of literature, language, linguistics, film studies, and folklore, published from 1920-present. information about this database

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

ITER
Index to scholarly literature pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). information about this database

Literature Criticism Online
All full text, this extensive archive of criticism of 20th century literary works comes from scholarly journals and books. information about this database

Project MUSE
A full-text database with journal articles in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. information about this database

Popular Magazine and News Articles

LexisNexis Academic
Full text of thousands of newspapers, magazines, broadcast transcripts, business publications, legal materials, and more. information about this database

Additional Databases

Table of Contents of Journals of Interest to Classicists (TOCS-IN)
Index to scholarly literature in classical studies. information about this database

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.

Online Reference Sources

Countries and their Cultures (2004)
Focuses on cultures and countries around the world, specifically what is and is not shared culturally by the people who live in a particular country. Entries contain descriptive summaries of the country in question, including demographic, historical, cultural, economic, religious, and political information.

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture
A respected starting place for scholarly study of foodways.

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture
Newly revised and online, well-respected resource complete with recommended readings for further study.

Food Culture in Spain
Specific to Spanish cuisine and its influences.

Print Reference Sources

Gale Literary Index
Master index (online) to reprints of literary criticism and also literary biographies housed in Trexler Library. information about this database



Trexler Library | Muhlenberg College
Browse online journal titles by subject

Spotlight

Trexler Library Virtual Transcribathon

Love history? Love puzzles? Love the idea of digging through archives, trying to decipher 200-year-old documents? Bring your friends and spend a few minutes or a few hours transcribing 18th and 19th-century letters from the Muhlenberg Papers. Your efforts will benefit the ongoing digitization effort of Special Collections & Archives.

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

16
Apr.

Edible Book Contest Winners

We had a strong turn-out for Second Annual Edible Book Festival. Thanks to all of those who attended and / or entered. There were great entries this year! And the winners are: MOST HUMOROUS: Ketchup in the Rye; Rachel Hamelers … Continue reading

13
Apr.

2015 Library Scholar Award Winners

The annual Library Scholar Award recognizes students who have demonstrated growth in and increased understanding of information literacy through independent study or research. For the first time this year, the application prompts were based on the new threshold concepts of information literacy … Continue reading

27
Mar.

Introducing the American Housing Survey – Free FDLP Webinar

Webinar: Introducing the American Housing Survey A live webinar, “Introducing the American Housing Survey,” will be presented on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Register today for “Introducing the American Housing Survey” Start time: 1:00 p.m. (Eastern) Duration: 60 minutes Speaker: David … Continue reading