New in Reference: Oct. 2014

The reference collection was enhanced with 3 new databases/websites and 17 new books/e-books in October.

The reference librarians are eager to help you find and use these resources!

Databases and Websites

  • Accessible Archives (Accessible Archives, Inc.)  Icon
    This resource includes text from historical periodicals and books including eyewitness accounts of historical events, descriptions of daily life, editorial observations, commerce as seen through advertisements and genealogical records. Collections include but are not limited to African American Newspapers, The Civil War Collection, The Pennsylvania Gazette, South Carolina Newspapers, Godey`s Lady`s Book 1830-1898, the Lily, and The Virginia Gazette.
  • Elephind  Icon
    Seeks to make it possible to search all the world’s online historic newspapers from one place. It is in development. Use it to search historic digitized newspaper archives from around the globe. is focused on only historical, digitized newspapers. You can search, for free, across many newspaper sites simultaneously, rather than having to visit each site separately. Collections include: Trove [National Library of Australia], California Digital Newspaper Collection [UC Riverside], Chronicling America [US Library of Congress], Indiana Digital Historic Newspaper Program (Indiana State Library), and The Portal to Texas History.
  • American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955  Icon  Icon
    Provides electronic access to Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities, the comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by American universities during that time period. Containing twenty-two years of dissertation research and amounting to nearly 100,000 citations, it was created with the support of the H. W. Wilson Foundation and the Congregational Library & Archives in Boston.

 Books and E-Books

Graduate Study in Psychology – American Psychological Association (Created by)

Call Number: BF77 .G73 Reference
ISBN: 9781433817809
Publication Date: 2014

Chase’s Calendar of Events 2015 – Editors of Chase’s Calendar of Events

Call Number: D11.5 .C483 Ready Reference
ISBN: 007183544x
Publication Date: 2014

Historical Dictionary of Iraq – Beth K. Dougherty; Edmund A. Ghareeb

Call Number: DS70.9 .G47 2013 Reference
ISBN: 9780810868458
Publication Date: 2013
Second edition.

National Geographic Atlas of the World, Tenth Edition – National Geographic

Call Number: G1021 .N38 2014 Reference
ISBN: 9781426213540
Publication Date: 2014

Directory of U.S. labor organizations – Court Gifford (editor)

Call Number: HD6504 .D64 2014 Reference
ISBN: 9781617464614

Encyclopedia of Populism in America – Alexandra Kindell (Editor); Elizabeth S. Demers

Call Number: JC423 .E544 2014 Reference
ISBN: 9781598845679
Publication Date: 2014

Book of the States – The Council of State Governments

Call Number: JK2403 .B6 Reference
ISBN: 9780872927902
V. 46

Congress and the Nation, 2009-2012 – Dave Tarr (Editor, Editor)

Call Number: KF49 .C653 Reference
ISBN: 9781452270340
Publication Date: 2014
v. 13

Wisconsin legal directory

Call Number: KF192.W57 W58 Reference
Publication Date: 2014

Deskbook Encyclopedia of American School Law – James A. Roth, Thomas D’Agostino, Curt J. Brown

Call Number: KF4114 .D46 Reference
ISBN: 9781933043807
Publication Date: 2014

Wisconsin court rules and procedure, federal

Call Number: KFW2929 .A1982 Reference
ISBN: 9780314664518
Publication Date: 2014
V.2, V.2a

Wisconsin court rules and procedure, state

Call Number: KFW2929 .A1983 Reference
ISBN: 9780314664501
Publication Date: 2014

Wisconsin court rules and procedure. Local

Call Number: KFW2929 .A199 Reference
ISBN: 9780314664525
Publication Date: 2014

International Who’s Who of Authors and Writers 2015 – Europa Europa Publications (Editor)

Call Number: PN451 .I57 Reference
ISBN: 9781857437300
Publication Date: 2014
30th Ed.

Flora of North America North of Mexico – Flora of North America Editorial Committee

Call Number: QK110 .F55 1993 Reference
ISBN: 9780190202750
Publication Date: 2014
Vol. 28: Bryophyta, Part 2

CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2015 – Maxine Papadakis; Stephen J. McPhee; Michael W. Rabow

Call Number: RC71 .A14 Reference
ISBN: 9780071824866
Publication Date: 2014
54th Ed