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Historical primary sources online: Theme-based digital archives

The Virginia Tech Libraries have acquired many digital archives, ranging from historical news media to thematic collections of documents

Collections focused on periods

Need physical archives?

College Librarian, Social Sciences & History

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Bruce Pencek
3050 Newman Library (MC 0434)
560 Drillfield Dr
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Office hours (academic year):
Tu 1-3 pm,
Wed 2-4 pm,
and by appointment.
(540) 231-2140

Collections focused on themes and places

This section is divided into subsections on families & oral histories ; Law, government & globalization, Gender & sexuality; Visual culture; and Place-based collections.

Families, oral history

Law, government, globalization

Science, medicine

Gender, sexuality

Visual culture

Place-based collections