Women’s History Month – Streaming video

Extraordinary Women

This series of 12 videos tell the stories of women, from Hedy Lamarr to Maria Montessori to Agatha Christe, who were inspirational icons of the 20th century

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DynaMed Plus

DynaMed Plus is a clinical information resource used by physicians to answer clinical questions quickly and easily at the point of care. It includes thousands of topics that provide clinicians and educators with the evidence-based information they need to make informed decisions. Topics are updated daily as new evidence becomes available. Coverage dates: Current.

Originally posted 2017-11-18 13:50:27.

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TCU Archives and Historical Collection

Overview

Special Collections holds the archives of TCU which document the rich history of the University since its founding in 1873 by Addison and Randolph Clark. The collection includes complete runs of the Daily Skiff, the student newspaper, and The Horned Frog yearbook. It also holds the papers of former presidents, chancellors, and chief administrative officers, professors, and students. The TCU Photograph Collection includes photos covering the entire history of the University. Special Collections also holds archival copies of every thesis and dissertation submitted for an advanced degree.

Brite Archives

TCU Special Collections also holds the records of Brite Divinity School and other archival documents, publications, and photographs since its founding in 1914 as Brite College of the Bible.

Links:

TCU Digital Repository

Catalog searches:

TCU Naming Authority Database

University records finding aids

Originally posted 2017-02-20 05:48:19.

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Women’s History Month – database

Contemporary Women’s Issues

Focuses on the critical issues and events that influence women’s lives in more than 190 countries. Use it to search for women’s concerns such as domestic violence, employment and education, family, reproductive health and human rights. Coverage dates:1992 – Current.

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The Jim Wright Papers

The Jim Wright Papers consists of correspondence, reports, speeches, photographs, audiovisual material, books, and memorabilia that document his 34 year career in the U.S. Congress and his tenure as Speaker of the House. The collection also documents his long post-Congressional career as an instructor in Political Science at TCU.

Originally posted 2017-03-06 05:52:15.

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