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America: History and Life

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Indexes literature on all aspects of U.S. and Canadian history, culture and current affairs from prehistoric times to the present from approximately 2100 journals published worldwide. Links to fulltext of articles available in the JSTOR collection.

Materials indexed: Books, book reviews, dissertations and articles.

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1964-01-01 to current 
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America: History and Life (E 171 A574; 1964-1996; Bennett Reference Indexes) 
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Canadian Studies, Community Economic Development, First Nations, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, Geography, Human, History, Humanities, Political Science, Urban Studies 
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Permitted uses: 3.7: Electronic Reserves/Virtual Learning. Members and Authorized Users may incorporate parts of the License Material in resource lists and in any other material (including but not limited to multi-media works) to be used in the course of instruction and/or in virtual and managed environments (including but not limited to virtual learning environments, managed learning environments, virtual research environments and library environments) hosted on a Secure Network (only accessible to Authorized Users by Secure Authentication). 
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Permitted Uses 3.7. Permission to include content in course packs is NOT included under the terms of this license. 
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Permitted Uses: 3.3 Interlibrary Loan by paper or electronic means, a single copy of an individual document within the guidelines of traditional interlibrary loan practices and applicable copyright laws. 
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