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About Skye

Skye Hardesty is the Head of the Collection Development Department.

Atlanta Constitution: More Full-Text Added!

The Georgia State University community can now access and search the full-text of the Atlanta Constitution online from 1868-1984! Previously, online full-text content for the Atlanta Constitution was only available from 1868-1946. The University Library provides access to the historic … Continue reading

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Primary Resources for Historical Research: Archives Unbound

The Georgia State University community has access to 42 primary resource collections on Archives Unbound. The collections available focus primarily on 20th century issues and events especially related to African-American studies, civil rights, social justice and political history but also … Continue reading

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GSU Library purchases new content in JSTOR

Georgia State University Library has purchased new archival journal content in JSTOR with funds from the library’s NEH endowment. Now the GSU community has access to an additional 558 full-text archival journals in JSTOR. The journals cover a wide variety … Continue reading

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Chronicle of Higher Education Available Online for GSU

  The University Library has purchased an online subscription to the Chronicle of Higher Education for the GSU community. This subscription was made possible using funds from the Library General Endowment. The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 … Continue reading

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Juvenile Collection has Moved!

GSU Juvenile Collection, LN3

In order to better serve GSU Library patrons, the Juvenile Collection has been relocated from Library North 1 to Library North 3. Its new location is close to the third floor link and the library’s periodical collection.

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New Resource: Oxford Language Dictionaries Online

Need help with translating English to Chinese? Are you curious about Russian pronunciation? Georgia State University Library acquired access to the Oxford Language Dictionaries Online thanks to ongoing income from a 1988 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Challenge Grant. … Continue reading

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University Library Journal Cancellations

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Dear Members of the Georgia State University Community: In light of current budget uncertainties and in anticipation of no new funds added to the library materials budget for fiscal year 2011, the library is initiating a journal cancellation project.  Based … Continue reading

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New Resource: International Encyclopedia of Civil Society

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The University Library now has access to the online resource International Encyclopedia of Civil Society. This interdisciplinary work serves as an introduction to civil society studies, including the history of civil society, social capital, nonprofit organizations in economics, volunteerism, philanthropy, … Continue reading

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New Resource: Encyclopedia of African-American History, 1896 – Present

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Georgia State University Library now has access to the online resource Encyclopedia of African-American History, 1896 – Present “This remarkable work traces the transition from the Reconstruction Era to the age of Jim Crow, the Harlem Renaissance, the Civil Rights … Continue reading

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New Resource: Encyclopedia of Human Rights

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Georgia State University Library now has access to the Encyclopedia of Human Rights, an online reference work that “offers comprehensive coverage of all aspects of human rights theory, practice, law, and history in over 300 entries signed by leading scholars … Continue reading

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