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Recent Additions to the BUBL Subject Based Internet Gateway
15 - 30 June 1998
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004 Computing and the Internet
Browsable and hierarchical search engine containing details of over
60,000 computing resources. Subjects include computer science,
hardware, internet, mobile computing, multimedia, networking,
programming, security, software, supercomputers and the Year 2000
Magazine dedicated to technologists building, managing, and
integrating Unix and Windows NT systems in an enterprise computing
Computer product news, links and reviews. Topics include desktops,
laptops, digital cameras, modems, printers, scanners, shareware, Net
events, games, chat and programming.
7th International World Wide Web Conference
The program and papers from the seventh World Wide Web Conference,
held in Australia in 1998. Topics covered include metadata systems,
push technology, hypermedia, searching and indexing techniques and
Intranets: A Guide for Business Users
A thorough introduction to intranets covering business issues, the
solutions intranets offer, and associated advantages and risks.
Help-Site Computer Manuals
Help and documents in relation to computing, including assistance in
DOS, programming, hardware, Unix, Internet, VAX/VMS, Macintosh,
Windows 95, Networks, Windows NT and OS/2.
Index to numerous resources for computer programmers, including
languages, compilers and translators, algorithms and data structures
Free XML Software
Directory of free XML software listed by type. Categories include
parsers and engines, editing and composition, control information
development, conversion and electronic delivery.
Windows NT Systems
Monthly online journal containing articles and practical information
for the administration and management of systems running Windows NT.
Image Data Research
Links to image oriented sites, including visual arts, multimedia,
museums, journals, image retrieval and universities worldwide.
A series of online multimedia related documents, searchable by author,
date, project, title or type. Issues covered include hypermedia,
interfaces, agent architecture, virtual reality and integration.
020 Library and Information Science
Library Link aims to provide information for those employed or
researching in the field of librarianship or information management.
Links are provided specifically for those providing library service,
and for those managing libraries or continuing education.
Australian Library Related Organisations
Links to Australian library networks, professional associations,
groups, jobs and information on systems and document delivery.
Professional Organizations in the Information Sciences
Links to organisations worldwide, relating to library and information
Innovative Internet Applications in Libraries
Links to projects, libraries and organisations making innovative use
of the Internet in the library field. Categories include cataloguing,
collection management, library tours and public relations.
Needle in a CyberStack - the InfoFinder
Large index of search tools organised by subject. Headings include
directories and guides, business and career tools, curriculum, law
enforcement and news.
Draft Guidelines for Library WWW Site Content
Set of draft guidelines to assist libraries to develop web sites and
select information for them. Compiled by the Australian Libraries
Gateway team, based on feedback from users and experience gained from
managing WWW sites.
Australian Libraries Gateway
Provides access to Australian libraries and cultural resources,
including catalogues, online exhibitions, events and image
Cybermetrics: Scientometrics in the Cyberspace
Links to sites relating to scientometrics, bibliometrics, informetrics
(quantitative analysis of scholarly and scientific communications).
Headings include institutions, publications, journals, search tools
and Internet directories.
Information for museum professionals. Contains a trade fair, seminars,
news and links to museums and professional bodies.
070 News and publishing
Media Librarians in the UK
Links of interest to UK media librarians, including books, libraries,
maps, mailing lists and online databases.
Listing of over 1,000 Australian electronic journals and magazines,
including overseas works with Australian content, authorship and/or
emphasis. There is a separate list of promotional sites which provide
Australian titles with a lesser WWW presence.
100 Philosophy and psychology
Ring of Philosophy
Collection of short introductions to philosophical concepts and
thinkers. Main contents are Enlightenment, Romanticism, God, Analytic
Philosophy, Existentialism, Mind, Science, and Post Structuralism.
Epistemology, Consciousness, and the Mind
Over 140 selected sites, articles, journals and newsgroups resources
from the Lycaeum, a non-profit entheogenic library and community.
Cognitive Science Archive
Selected texts and articles on various fields of cognitive science.
Titles include Artificial Neural Networks and Methodological Issues in
Cognitive Science. Also links to a large number of individuals with
online papers in philosophy and related areas.
Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness
ASSC promotes research within cognitive science, neuroscience,
philosophy and other relevant disciplines in the sciences and
humanities, directed toward understanding the nature, function, and
underlying mechanisms of consciousness.
Dictionary of Philosophy of Mind
Dictionary of terms, names and concepts which reflect current
approaches to the philosophy of mind. Submissions are encouraged, and
all entries are subject to blind review.
Elements of Consciousness and their Neurodynamical Correlates
Essay addressing consciousness, phenomenology, protophenomena and the
Journal of Consciousness Studies: Controversies in Science and the Humanities
Presents peer-reviewed scientific and humanistic papers in
non-technical language from the multi-disciplinary field of
Mind / Brain Resources
For researchers and students of cognitive science or philosophy of
mind. Includes journals, technical reports, research papers and
Mind and Body: Rene Descartes to William James
Essay modified from the catalogue of an American Psychological
Association exhibition. Discusses mind/body dualism, experimental
psychology and psychology in the US.
Psyche: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Consciousness
A refereed electronic journal dedicated to supporting the
interdisciplinary exploration of the nature of consciousness and its
relation to the brain. Psyche publishes material from the disciplines
of cognitive science, philosophy, psychology, physics, neuroscience,
and artificial intelligence. Interdisciplinary discussions are
What is the Physical Basis for Consciousness? And What is its Relation to
Essay discussing the mind/body problem and the scientific challenge of
seeking the physical foundations of conscious existence.
Experimental Psychology Lab
Interactive psychology experiments can be undertaken online, and an
archive of past results searched. Experiments include decision making,
logical thinking and impression formulation.
A set of essays about religious issues, including Christianity,
descriptions of 63 religions, faith groups and ethical systems, and
controversial topics such as abortion.
ARIL / Cross Currents Online
ARIL is a global multi-faith network committed to "bringing into
closer relationship the passions of the heart with the life of the
mind". Selected full text articles from the current edition of the
journal Cross Currents are available.
Religion and the Founding of the American Republic
This exhibition uses the Library of Congress and other archives to
illustrate the importance of religion in the founding and making of
the United States during the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. The site
is divided into eight parts, including America as a Religious Refuge,
Religion and the American Revolution, and Religion and the New
Republic. Each section includes background information, images and
Al-Islam and Muslims
Essays about Islam and Muslims, covering topics of worship, Ramadhan,
celebrations and comparisons with Christianity.
Sunrise: Theosophic Perspectives
Bimonthly magazine which addresses a range of philosophic and
scientific themes in the light of ancient and modern theosophy and its
application to daily experience. Includes reviews of significant books
and trends, commentary on the spiritual principles at the core of the
world's sacred traditions and insights into the nature of man and the
universe. Full text of current issue, and selected articles from back
300 Social sciences
Sociologists - Dead and Very Much Alive
Links to pages about late sociologists whose work is still considered
Sociology Timeline from 1600
A summary of sociology from 1600, recording dates, events and
contributions to the subject area. Some of the entries link to other
sites, where events and contributions are detailed further.
Annual Review of Population Law
This searchable database provides access to summaries and excerpts of
legislation, constitutions, court decisions, and other official
government documents from every country in the world relating to
population policies, reproductive health, women's rights and related
Women in Judaism
Multidisciplinary online journal for scholarly debate on
gender-related issues in Judaism. Aims to promote the
reconceptualisation of the study of Judaism by acknowledging and
incorporating the roles played by women, and by encouraging the
development of alternative research paradigms. It is particularly
intended to promote critical analysis of gender inequalities within
Jewish religion, culture and society, both ancient and modern.
For the Record 1997: Human Rights in the UN
Overview of human rights issues in all United Nations countries, with
links to relevant legislative documents.
American Slave Narratives
Annotated index providing access to narratives of interviews with
former American slaves, given in the 1930s. Photographs are included,
and many of the narratives have been taken from journals about
Monthly magazine intended to inform and educate corporate and
information technology executives about how organisations integrate
information technology into their business strategies.
United Kingdom Legal Information Centre
Documents covering English legal history such as the Magna Carta
(1215), The Trial of William Wallace (1306), The Trial of Sir Thomas
More (1535) and The English Bill of Rights (1689).
House of Commons Library Research Papers
An occasional series of research papers compiled for British MPs
dealing with topics of current parliamentary interest. They aim to be
politically impartial and contain factual information as well as
opinion. Topics include EU enlargement, the Scotland Bill, the
Teaching and Higher Education Bill, human rights and animal welfare.
Guide to illegal drugs and their dangers. Information about origins,
effects, the law, composition, emergency treatment and risks.
Contains a social housing database, information and topical debate, an
online maintanance manual and links to social housing Internet
International Union of Nutritional Sciences
News updates and links to recommended nutritional intakes, food
education and food labels for countries worldwide. An interactive
forum is also included, as is nutrition research and health
GEM: The Gateway to Educational Materials
Gateway to educational resources. Contains Internet-based lesson
plans, curriculum units and other educational materials. Contents may
be retrieved by title, subject, keyword, education level or catalogue
SORT: Schools' Online Resources for Teachers
The SORT project aims to produce an online directory of quality
educational resources for schools. The prototype directory of
resources can be browsed or searched.
Continuing Professional Development
A refereed international journal focusing on lifelong learning. Covers
subjects including Developing the Virtual Classroom and New Media,
Homogenous Knowledge and Education.
Virtual University Journal
International journal focusing on lifelong learning via new
technology. Covers issues, research, innovation and practice connected
with the use of communications technologies for academic learning.
Australian Journal of Academic Dissent
Online journal intended to stimulate informed and competent
scientific, philosophical and theoretical debate in the field of
To the Quick
Contains close readings and analysis of television programmes, films,
British Films Catalogue
Online version of the promotional catalogue for British films, shorts
and documentaries. Intended for cinema programmers, festival
selectors, sales companies and for those with an interest in current
productions. Synopsis, format, production company, running time,
directors, producers and leading players are specified for each item.
UK film news, featuring screen charts, video charts, reviews and
500 Natural sciences and mathematics
Monthly online journal prepared by the Science Policy Research Unit
(SPRU) for the British Council. It includes a digest of news items
drawn from a wide range of periodicals, newspapers, journals and press
releases covering science, technology, industry, research and IT.
Daily news updates about scientific research, including an archive of
old stories and a discussion forum.
CRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics
Searchable glossary and encyclopaedia of mathematics terms.
Mathematics Web Sites Around the World
Index to mathematics sites worldwide. Departments are browsable by
country and other sites by type, for example, journals, societies,
Math-Net Links to the Mathematical World
Range of mathematical links, with categories including mathematical
publications, electronic publishing, mathematical software, and
special interest group archives.
Links to UK academic departments, institutes, societies, schools and
centres related to mathematics.
British Society for the History of Mathematics
The society promotes research into the history of mathematics, for use
in mathematics education.
IMU: International Mathematical Union
IMU is a non-profit making, international body, aiming to promote
international cooperation among mathematicians.
Links to resources about topology, including papers, archives, address
books and bibliographies.
Electronic Statistics Handbook
This electronic textbook covers the use of statistics in laboratory
research, business, social sciences, data mining, and engineering.
Topics include process analysis and experimental design. A glossary
and bibliography are also included.
Links to current news stories and press releases of relevance to
astronomy, under the headings of Comets, Minor Planets, Natural
Satellites, Novae and Supernovae. A subscription service is also
available, whereby users can receive updates by email.
Astronomy and Astrophysics Guide
Links to astronomy indexes, including directories, journals and
newsletters, software archives, society information and personal home
Planetarium Web Sites
Index to planetariums worldwide, listed by country or by US state.
Sky and Telescope's Weekly News Bulletin
Weekly electronic magazine providing current information about space
research, development and news. An archive of past issues is also
Treasure Trove of Astronomy
Searchable glossary and encyclopaedia of astronomy terms.
Small Satellites Home Page
Offers an introduction to the subject of small satellites, with
sections about relevant technologies, specific types of small
satellites, projects, conferences, and a glossary.
Very Large Telescope
News updates from the Very Large Telescope, which is controlled by the
European Southern Observatory. Links are also provided to press
releases and background information about the Very Large Telescope.
A meta-index for sources about astrophysics, including news, research,
projects and socities.
Comet Hale-Bopp Images
Collection of over 5000 images of the Hale-Bopp Comet, taken from 1995
by organisations and individuals worldwide. Each image is annotated
with a textual explanation.
A virtual tour of the sun, through the use of text, graphics, and
Treasure Trove of Physics
Searchable glossary and encyclopaedia of physics terms.
European Physics Departments Broker
Search facility for documents stored in physics departments around the
world. Can be searched or browsed by geographical region.
Advances in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
Bimonthly journal on all areas in which theoretical physics and
mathematics interact with each other, such as atomic physics, quantum
gravity, statistical mechanics, algebraic geometry and quantum groups.
Aimed at theoretical and mathematical physicists and mathematicians.
XCOM: Photon Cross Sections Database
A web database which can be used to calculate photon cross sections
for scattering, photoelectric absorption and pair production, as well
as total attenuation coefficients, in any element, compound or
mixture, at energies from 1 keV to 100 GeV.
Atomic Physics on the Internet
Links to academic departments, institutes and publications concerned
with atomic physics.
Glossary of Nuclear Terms
Defined list of nuclear terminology.
Nuclear and Government Related Servers
Index to worldwide agencies relating to nuclear energy, and to
associated journals and reviews.
An electronic information service covering the fields of experimental
and theoretical particle physics (including cosmology). The service
interfaces to the established public domain preprint servers,
providing independent listings and access to them.
Chemical Mailing Lists
Annotated index of chemistry related mailing lists. Subjects covered
include astrophysical chemistry, electrophoresis, neural networks,
radiochemistry and organic chemistry.
Chemistry Teaching Resources
Links to resources for teaching chemistry, including online courses,
journals, periodic tables and textbooks.
Treasure Trove of Chemistry
Searchable glossary and encyclopaedia of chemistry terms.
Chemistry Societies Network Gateway
Provides links to chemistry societies, teaching resources, conference
information, chemistry services, news and chemistry-related
businesses. A search facility is provided, as are more general
chemistry links and a current awareness service.
ChemSketch is a free program designed to assist in drawing chemical
structures and providing a 3-D view.
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Structure Index
This index is provided as a special publication of the American
National Institute of Standards and Technology. It is presented as an
aid in the identification of the chemical structures and nomenclature
of 660 polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. The database may be searched
by name and/or molecular weight.
Thermal Ignition Tutorial
This tutorial introduces students to the basics of thermal ignition
and explains two theories used to describe it; Semenov and
Frank-Kamenetskii. Includes virtual lectures, examples and questions.
A list of sources is also provided.
Beginner's Guide to Organic Synthesis
A guide to organic synthesis, including chapters on Grignard
Reactions, Linear Synthesis and Convergent Synthesis.
ETOC: Electronic Conferences on Trends in Organic Chemistry
Proceedings and papers from ETOC, covering physical organic,
mechanistic and biological subject areas.
A search engine for those in geo-environmental professions, covering
the topics of geotechnology, environment, hydrogeology, geology,
mining and petroleum. Searchable indexes of related companies,
associations, educational establishments and governmental departments
are also available.
Glossary of Oceanography and the Related Geosciences
Cross-referenced glossary of oceanography and geosciences, with
appendices listing books in physical, biological, chemical and
Current Research in Earth Sciences
Peer-reviewed journal covering a range of topics in earth science,
with special emphasis on topics relating to the US mid-continent and
Kansas geoscience. Full text articles are available.
Online Biology Book
The online biology book provides a regularly updated illustrated
introduction to several biology topics, with chapters covering cell
division, photosynthesis, human genetics, the respiratory system,
plants and their structure, animal cells and tissues, biological
diversity and the.development of evolutionary theory.
Cell and Molecular Biology Online
An index to biology-related Internet resources, classified into
electronic publications, educational resources, methods and protocols,
current research, and professional societies and organizations.
Polymerase Chain Reaction Core Documents
Set of documents relating to the use and theory of the polymerase
chain reaction (PCR), which facilitates the identification of precise
segments of DNA and accurately reproduces millions of copies of the
given segment in a short period of time.
Seeing, Hearing and Smelling the World
Research and information about the science of sensory systems,
covering seeing, hearing, smelling and brain scans.
Trial access to full content of the journal Genetics, including all
figures and tables. Searchable by keyword, with hyperlinks from cited
references to Medline and to the full text of many other online
journals. Focus is on research in genetics and related scientific
An educational resource covering bacteria, fungi, viruses, biological
control, environmental microbiology, disease of plants, human and
animals. It provides illustrated profiles of microorganisms in 28
categories, such as slime moulds, penicillin and other antibiotics,
airborne microorganisms, yeasts and yeast like fungi, lichens and
Tropical Butterflies at the London Butterfly House
Photographs and descriptions of tropical butterflies, arranged by
Hydroecology and Fish Biology
Details of research projects, presentations and publications from the
New York Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit. The four main
sections are Watershed Biodiversity, Conservation Sturgeon of the
Hudson River, Aquatic Systems Analysis and New York Fisheries.
Amphibian Count Database
Compilation of amphibian counts from published studies with further
statistical analysis. The aim of the project is to assist researchers
by providing a statistical starting place for their calculations, for
example in relation to sample sizes.
Obsolete English Names of North American Birds and Their Modern Equivalents
An extensive list of English and scientific names of North American
birds, designed to assist researchers studying museum specimens of
birds (or ectoparasites found on birds).
600 Technology (applied sciences)
Annual Review of Biological and Medical Sciences
Trial access to the full content of all Annual Reviews' biomedical
series (Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Genetics, Immunology, Medicine,
and 12 others), including all figures and tables. Text is searchable
by keyword, and the cited references include hyperlinks to Medline and
to the full text of many other online journals.
Internet Journal of Health Promotion
Journal and discussion forum for health promotion and research. Aims
to provide an innovative approach to contemporary health issues and
Applied and Environmental Microbiology
Monthly online journal relating to applied and environmental
microbiology, covering topics such as genetics, molecular biology,
mycology, physiology and enzymes. Back issues are also available.
Multiple Sclerosis: Clinical and Laboratory Research
Selected issues of the bi-monthly multiple sclerosis journal from 1997
onwards. Focuses on the aetiology and pathogenesis of demyelinating
and inflammatory diseases of the CNS and the application of these
studies to scientifically-based therapy.
Primary Care Psychiatry
Journal addressing all aspects of the treatment of psychiatric
patients in general practice from low level depression and sleep
disorders to severe conditions such as schizophrenia. Includes review
articles, research papers, book reviews and debates. Site gives access
to contents and abstracts for all issues, and to the full-text
articles of sample issues.
Basics of Design Engineering
Introduction to design engineering, including chapters on motion
control, CAD/CAM, materials, mechanical systems, fluid power,
electronic and electrical issues, fastening and joining, training and
British Crop Protection Council
The BCPC aims to inform and influence decision makers, the scientific
community, farmers, advisers and the general public about issues which
affect crop protection as a key component of agriculture, horticulture
and food production.
Unasylva: An International Journal of Forestry and Forest Industries
Quarterly international journal containing articles on all aspects of
forestry. Topics include policy and planning, conservation and
management of forest-based plants and animals, rural socio-economic
development, species improvement, industrial development,
international trade and environmental impact.
Equestrian information, including news and articles on horse care,
events, riding, showing and legal issues.
Biscuit, Cake, Chocolate and Confectionery Alliance
Food industry trade association, of which many UK confectionery
companies are a member. Information given includes industry facts and
figures, conference and training details.
The Food Resource aims to provide access to images, documents and
other food references via the Internet. Categories include
associations and organisations, nutrition, fruits, safety and
Knowledge Management Resources
List of resources on knowledge management, which is a systematic
approach to managing and leveraging an organisation's knowledge asset.
Organised into books, articles, journals and reports.
Knowledge Management and Organizational Learning
Access to knowledge management materials including a virtual library,
online discussion forum, papers, articles, books and bibliographies.
Industry Council for Packaging and the Environment
Range of information about packaging in the food industry. Topics
include environmental issues, legislation and research.
Transgenica: Topics in Clinical Biotechnology
Selection of articles on biotechnology research, particularly in
relation to clinical diagnostics and therapeutics. Aims to promote
communication among medical researchers in the field of biotechnology.
Bakery resource including classified advertisements, articles, bakery
buyer's guide, magazine, news, associations, industry data, product
line and company information.
International daily business news service covering the metals and
recycling industries, with up-to-date prices of 1,700 industrial
materials. Covers metals markets from mining to production,
distribution to manufacturing, recycling to reuse.
Apparel Industry Magazine
Journal for the apparel and sewn products industry. Covers issues,
trends and products for manufacturing. Issues from 1997 onwards
700 The arts
Houses the UK national collection of Western European painting: over
2,300 pictures dating from 1260 to 1900. Site provides news,
information on collections, exhibitions, special events, general
information and a number of electronic images.
FontSite: Digital Typography and Design
A magazine for type and graphics professionals which includes a
bibliography and related links.
Computer Music and Midi
Links to musical resources involving computers.
Music Research and Music Theory
Links to resources about musical research and theory.
Treasure Trove of Music
Searchable glossary and encyclopaedia of musical terms, subdivided
into music history, instruments and music theory.
History of Jazz
Part of the Jazz Central Station site, which has information about
artists, events and the radio. Sections include jazz roots, big band
sounds, New Orleans, the first jazz records, individual artists and
bands, and the development of the music. Some sections include audio
Royal National Theatre of Great Britain
Britain's national theatre company, based on the South Bank in London.
Provides details of productions, press releases, performance calendar,
discussion forum and general information.
800 Literature and rhetoric
Guide to new fiction, non-fiction and poetry in print and audio and
multimedia materials. Provides news, a literary gazetteer, and links
to author pages and UK publishers.
Brevity: A Journal of Brief Literary Nonfiction
Bi-annual journal devoted to micro-essays: concise creative
non-fiction prose of less than 750 words, focusing on intimate detail
and subjective point-of-view.
Gateway to Scottish Authors
Bibliographies of Scottish authors, some of which includes original
writing. Authors include William Alexander, James Bridie, Robert
Burns, Jessie Kesson and Sir Walter Scott.
Readerly / Writerly Texts
Early issues of the online journal. Contains essays on literature,
literary and textual criticism, and pedagogy.
Irish Literature / Local Ireland
News and information about the Irish literary scene past and present,
with an emphasis on discussion and participation by users. Includes
links to some electronic texts.
900 Geography and history
Assemblage: Sheffield Graduate Journal of Archaeology
This journal is primarily for graduates, with the aim of providing
experience in writing and publishing academic works in archaeology. It
includes peer-reviewed research papers, news from the archaeology
field and reviews.
Glossary of Archaeological Terms
An alphabetical list of archaeology related terms, with definitions.
Provides information designed for those teaching archaeological
sciences to undergraduates. It provides definitions of the subject
area, links to web resources for teaching and syllabi from various
countries. Also included is a forum on teaching archaeometry.
Directory of British Archaeology
Directory of over 700 archaeology organisations, indexed by region,
with contact details and a brief description for all organisations.
Archaeology in Hampshire
Provides archaeological advice and supports archaeological contractors
in carrying out archaeological projects. Brief details about Hampshire
surveys and an index of local sites by district and by period are
Information about services and publications and brief details of
Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division
Involved in projects varying from rescue excavations to sustained
research studies. Includes interim reports from current projects
Centre for Roman Studies Gateway to the Internet
A set of links to resources relating to the Roman world.
Gaius Julius Caesar - A Biography
Biography of Julius Caesar with sections on his youth, the Gallic War,
civl war, reforms and assassination, as well as a bibliography and
links to some of the source material.
Holocaust / Shoah
Links to holocaust related resources, including organisations,
archives, conferences and documents.
Face of Russia
Cultural and historical information on Russia from 850AD to the
present time. Includes an interactive time line, reference section and
discussion forums, covering medieval Russia, the Ukraine and Russian
Internet Resources for the Anglo-Saxon World
An index of Anglo-Saxon resources. Headings include history and
archaeology, language and documents, and discussion groups.
Life of Edward the Confessor
An illustrated Anglo-Norman verse, written in England in the late
1230s or early 1240s, and preserved in this manuscript from 1250-60. A
masterpiece of mid thirteenth-century English illumination, the
present manuscript preserves evidence for the study of the
hagiographical writings about St Edward sponsored by Henry III
(1216-72), and also for the complexity and sophistication of English
pen and wash narrative art in this period.
African American Mosaic
Exhibition containing introductory and in-depth information about the
history and culture of black Americans. It includes sections on
colonisation and the abolition of slavery, with images and
Internet African American History Challenge
Profiles of some of the most famous African Americans, including
Alexander Crummell, Frederick Douglass, Henry McNeal Turner, Mary
Elizabeth Boswer and Richard Allen. Three levels of quiz with regard
to the profiles are also included.
A collection of information about the Amistad Revolt of 1839-1842,
including an overview of the revolt, a timeline which follows the
journey of the ship, teaching materials, historical documents,
numerous images and photographs, and an ongoing discussion forum.
Nineteenth Century Documents Project
A collection of transcripts from 19th century North America. There is
an emphasis on speeches and events related to conflict and the
reshaping of regional identities. Topics covered include slavery,
politics and war.
Martin Luther King Papers Project
A set of primary and secondary documents written about the life of
Martin Luther King. Biographies, a chronology, articles and
photographs are included, and a selection of Martin Luther King's own
Australia's Cultural Network
Coordinates and connects Australia's online cultural services and
activities. Includes a cultural website finder, which offers a
directory of archives, festivals, film and video, galleries,
government, indigenous heritage, libraries, literature, museums,
music, natural heritage, magazines, performing arts, radio and
television, science and sport resources.
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