Biography In Context
Biography in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content (including Lives & Perspectives) with periodicals and multimedia organized into a user-friendly portal experience while also allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.
History in Context: United States
History in Context: U.S. provides a complete overview of U.S. history covering the most- studied events, issues and current information. Content of this database combines orriginal materials from Primary Source Microfilm's digital archives-including documents, monographs, pamphlets, first-person accounts, etc.; encyclopedic articles built from the foundation of respected MacMillan Reference USA and Charles Scribner's Sons information; full-text periodicals and scholarly history journals; a historical bibliography; links to digitized special collections; and, audio and video clips of historic speeches and events.
History in Context: World
Extensive coverage of the 20th century, plus content on the ancient Mediterranean, Near East, Asia, Middle East, Latin America, the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. From antiquity to the present, world history curricula is reflected by content from over 2,000 primary sources, 25 reference titles and from 110 academic journals.
History Study Center
History Study Center is a collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.
Note: Access to these databases requires the entire barcode number from your library card and your pin number. Your pin number is usually the last 4 digits of your phone number. If you are not able to log in with this information, please call us at 360.442.5300. These databases are also accessible to the public (cardholding and otherwise) via the two database computers located near the Reference Desk on the Main Floor.
Lewis and Clark
Trail Heritage Foundation
American Memory Project
Cowlitz County Historical Museum
Washington Historical Society
History & Culture at the Smithsonian Institute
Cowlitz County Washington Obituaries
How to Obtain Vital Records
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society
National Archives and Records Administration
National Genealogical Society
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