Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


F - F9999 : History (Canada, Latin America)

Total of 18 Records
 
Title: Canada [-History]

Provider: Internet History Sourcebook

Subject Heading/s: Canada--History

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: Includes an index to many historical documents and commentary both on the Fordham University server and elsewhere.


Title: Canada [-History]

Provider: Internet History Sourcebook

Subject Heading/s: Canada--History

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: Includes an index to many historical documents and commentary both on the Fordham University server and elsewhere.


Title: Canadian Encyclopedia

Provider: Historica

Subject Heading/s: Canada; Canada--History

LC Class: F1001

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: The Canadian Encyclopedia online provides the most comprehensive, objective and accurate source of information on Canada for students, readers and scholars. The text is available in both English and French. It includes numerous interactivities and a quiz in both languages. The Youth Encyclopedia of Canada which can be accessed using a tab is currently available in English only. The contents of both versions can be accessed using the Search Engine or browse article titles in more specific areas of interest using the Subject Index.

Updated 11/07/2008


Title: Canadian Encyclopedia

Provider: Historica

Subject Heading/s: Canada; Canada--History

LC Class: F1001

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: The Canadian Encyclopedia online provides the most comprehensive, objective and accurate source of information on Canada for students, readers and scholars. The text is available in both English and French. It includes numerous interactivities and a quiz in both languages. The Youth Encyclopedia of Canada which can be accessed using a tab is currently available in English only. The contents of both versions can be accessed using the Search Engine or browse article titles in more specific areas of interest using the Subject Index.

Updated 11/07/2008


Title: Canadian Timeline

Provider: Micromedia

Subject Heading/s: Canada--History

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: "This historical timeline of major Canadian events over the last 100 years has been compiled to complement products offered by Micromedia ProQuest. The information contained in the timeline has been gathered by the Micromedia ProQuest editorial team and is by no means meant to be complete."


Title: Canadian Timeline

Provider: Micromedia

Subject Heading/s: Canada--History

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: "This historical timeline of major Canadian events over the last 100 years has been compiled to complement products offered by Micromedia ProQuest. The information contained in the timeline has been gathered by the Micromedia ProQuest editorial team and is by no means meant to be complete."


Title: Colonial Latin America

Provider: Internet History Sourcebook

Subject Heading/s: Latin America--History

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: Includes an index to many historical documents and commentary both on the Fordham University server and elsewhere.


Title: Colonial Latin America

Provider: Internet History Sourcebook

Subject Heading/s: Latin America--History

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: Includes an index to many historical documents and commentary both on the Fordham University server and elsewhere.


Title: Cyclopædia of Canadian Biography

Provider: Our Roots: Canada's Local Histories Online

Subject Heading/s: Canada--Biography.

LC Class: F1001

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: Online version of A Cyclopædia of Canadian biography : brief biographies of persons distinguished in the professional, military and political life and the commerce and industry of Canada, in the twentieth century by Charlesworth, Hector W., 1919.


Title: Cyclopædia of Canadian Biography

Provider: Our Roots: Canada's Local Histories Online

Subject Heading/s: Canada--Biography.

LC Class: F1001

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: Online version of A Cyclopædia of Canadian biography : brief biographies of persons distinguished in the professional, military and political life and the commerce and industry of Canada, in the twentieth century by Charlesworth, Hector W., 1919.


Title: Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online

Provider: Library and Archives Canada

Subject Heading/s: Canada--Biography.

LC Class: F1001

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "Each biography in the Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online reproduces one that was originally commissioned by the Dictionary of Canadian Biography for its print version and was republished, sometimes with minor corrections, in the Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Volumes I-XIV, CD-ROM (2000). The Dictionary of Canadian Biography, whose first volume appeared in 1966, is a joint project of the University of Toronto and the Universi Laval and presents the work of researchers and writers in many fields from across Canada and around the world.

This first phase presents persons who died between the years 1000 and 1920 or whose last known date of activity falls within these years."

Added 6/4/04


Title: Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online

Provider: Library and Archives Canada

Subject Heading/s: Canada--Biography.

LC Class: F1001

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "Each biography in the Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online reproduces one that was originally commissioned by the Dictionary of Canadian Biography for its print version and was republished, sometimes with minor corrections, in the Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Volumes I-XIV, CD-ROM (2000). The Dictionary of Canadian Biography, whose first volume appeared in 1966, is a joint project of the University of Toronto and the Universi Laval and presents the work of researchers and writers in many fields from across Canada and around the world.

This first phase presents persons who died between the years 1000 and 1920 or whose last known date of activity falls within these years."

Added 6/4/04


Title: Dictionary of Events, Places, People and Times in Canadian History

Provider: EduNET Connect

Subject Heading/s: Canada--History.

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: A glossary of Canadian events, places, people and time.


Title: Dictionary of Events, Places, People and Times in Canadian History

Provider: EduNET Connect

Subject Heading/s: Canada--History.

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: A glossary of Canadian events, places, people and time.


Title: First Among Equals: The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics

Provider: National Library of Canada

Subject Heading/s: Prime ministers--Canada

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "The status of the prime minister has been described as primus inter pares: Latin for "first among equals." This concept defines not only the prime minister's relationship with Cabinet, but also, in a sense, his or her relationship with the public in our modern democratic society. Drawing on a wide variety of documents and artifacts, this site explores five main themes (see the menu at left) relating to Canada's prime ministers. The site examines our leaders' political careers as well as their private lives. It also sheds light on Canadians' perceptions of our prime ministers."
This site includes speeches as well.


Title: First Among Equals: The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics

Provider: National Library of Canada

Subject Heading/s: Prime ministers--Canada

LC Class: F

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "The status of the prime minister has been described as primus inter pares: Latin for "first among equals." This concept defines not only the prime minister's relationship with Cabinet, but also, in a sense, his or her relationship with the public in our modern democratic society. Drawing on a wide variety of documents and artifacts, this site explores five main themes (see the menu at left) relating to Canada's prime ministers. The site examines our leaders' political careers as well as their private lives. It also sheds light on Canadians' perceptions of our prime ministers."
This site includes speeches as well.


Title: Harlem History

Provider: Columbia University Digital Knowledge Ventures

Subject Heading/s: Harlem (New York, N.Y.)

LC Class: F128.68

Reference Category: Histories

Description: This site, which was originally created as an online feature of the 250th anniversery of Columbia University, presents a wealth of archival treasures and scholarship from Columbia about the history of one of the world's most famous and influential neighborhoods." Separate links lead to information on "Arts and Culture", "The Neighborhood" and "Politics".

Added 2/04/06


Title: Harlem History

Provider: Columbia University Digital Knowledge Ventures

Subject Heading/s: Harlem (New York, N.Y.)

LC Class: F128.68

Reference Category: Histories

Description: This site, which was originally created as an online feature of the 250th anniversery of Columbia University, presents a wealth of archival treasures and scholarship from Columbia about the history of one of the world's most famous and influential neighborhoods." Separate links lead to information on "Arts and Culture", "The Neighborhood" and "Politics".

Added 2/04/06