New Databases

The USC Union Library now has access to 3 new databases.  They are Sabin Americana,1500-1962,  The Listener Historical Archive and Times Digital Archive.  Check them out:


The Listener Historical Archive


The Listener began to publishing on a weekly basis by BBC in 1929.  This database covers The Listener’s years of  1929-1991. Database includes outstanding  events of  20th Century about  advertising, art, entertainment, history, literature, media, music, politics, science and sports. The database is located within the 140,000 page digital images.



Sabin Americana, 1500-1926


The Sabin Americana Database , 1500–1926 is an online collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s.   It contains original accounts of discovery and exploration, pioneering and westward expansion, the U.S. Civil War and other military actions, Native Americans, slavery and abolition, religious history and more. It also covers a span of 400 years in North, Central and South America, as well as the Caribbean. 


Times Digital Archive


The Times Digital Archive is an online, full-text database of more than 200 years of The Times.  It details every complete page of every issue from 1785. This historical newspaper archive allows researchers an unparalleled opportunity to search and view the best-known and most cited newspaper in the world online in its original published context.

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