Local Studies Collections

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The Local Studies Collections To help you reasearch your past, we have a large selection of resources in our Local Studies Collection, including Historical gazettes and a large collection of historic trade and street directories – many of which you can search for on the Library catalogue.

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Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Local Studies Book Collection. A selection of local histories on County Monaghan are available in the larger Branch Libraries, for example: Death Notices & Obituaries in the Northern Standard Newspaper – Death Notices & Obituaries in The Peoples Advocate Newspaper – USING THE LOCAL STUDIES COLLECTION HAWKESBURY LIBRARY SERVICE - LOCAL STUDIES FACT SHEET About the Local Studies Collection The Local Studies Collection at Hawkesbury Library was established in the s to collect and care for, material relevant to the Hawkesbury community.

There is a variety of materials, historical and current. Gloucestershire Archives holds a wide variety of books about local places, people and topics. Many of these are part of our Local Studies collection.

This collection used to be housed at Gloucester. Local author Don Watson has been documenting this unique collection of labour history material and a list of our holdings is now available to browse. The collection was compiled by Tom Marshall, a former Gateshead librarian, now deceased. Material covers union history, miners' lockouts, poverty, unemployment and women at work.

The Dublin and Irish Collections are an important resource for local history studies. The library holds an extensive range of Local Studies Collections book relating to Dublin and Ireland.

This local collection is an essential aid for anyone researching the history of Limerick.

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See our extensive Local Studies online resources below (scroll down for main menu) If you prefer, you can see a Catalogue of the Local Studies online in list format here. Welcome to Holt McDougal Online. Register or log in with your user name and password to access your account. Researchers from all backgrounds and institutions are welcome to view the collections and our staff and volunteers can help you locate relevant material.

The Archives - original records (primary source/records) covering all of Wigan Borough; Local Studies - local reference book collections and popular collections at Wigan Local Studies.

About the Local Studies Collection. The Local Studies Collection is based at the Old Town Hall, Richmond and provides access to material relating to the history of the London Borough Local Studies Collections book Richmond upon Thames.

It contains the collections previously held by the former boroughs of Barnes, Richmond and Twickenham. Newcastle Region Library provides research advice and access to a range of materials about the history and heritage of Newcastle and the Hunter Region which is available to everyone.

Our collection includes books, photographs, maps, archives and databases which can be accessed in. Local studies centers combine a library, an archives and a museum as one, in terms of the range of the collections, and serve one purpose of preservation of knowledge, history, culture and studies about a certain locality defined in all facets.

The Library Service has an archive of Local Studies material including local fact sheets and local images. It also has a special collection of Local Studies material held at the City Library at Coffs Harbour.

The collection currently holds almost 1, titles (November ). These items are available to viewed in-house. Books from the Somersettings Collection can be requested from the strongrooms and can be read in the searchroom.

They can either be searched for by title, author, or by searching on "B *" for fiction or "B *" for poetry, checking the 'Somerset Studies Library' checkbox. Local Government Studies. Impact Factor. Search in: Advanced search.

Submit an article An analysis of public–public partnerships and inter-municipal cooperation in Brazilian local government. Hugo Consciência Silvestre, Rui Cunha Marques, Book Reviews.

book review. The Routledge handbook of international local government. The Local Studies collection is made up of a wide range of resources about the history, culture, environment and development of the Sunshine Coast region from pioneer days to modern times.

A variety of formats are held in the collection including books, documents, theses, serials, maps, photographs, audio and newspaper clippings. Dootson Collection - The Dootson Collection is housed in Leigh Local Studies.

The collection consists of books, pamphlets, manuscripts relating to Lancashire and in particular those relating to. Nov 08,  · The Collection is a major local studies library with thousands of historic newspapers, photographs, books and pamphlets about Cambridge city and the county.

Please Note: Kerry Library staff will be glad to offer  advice on queries concerning Kerry local studies. However, staff are not available to undertake research on behalf of members of the public.

The Irish Tourist Association (ITA) Topographical and General Survey Kerry-related fatalities in World War I Local History & Archives brochure. The Local Studies collection is an invaluable resource for The collection contains items of current or historical significance to the local area in a variety of formats including: books, periodicals, newspapers, audio-visual material, microfilm and pamphlets housed in the Local Studies room at Camden Library.

Join Western Riverina Libraries online now. Membership is free to residents of WRL local government areas. Explore local studies collections at our branch libraries.

Our collection includes books, photographs, maps, and newspapers. Collections Borrow, read and enjoy books, DVDs, magazines and more. The Library of Congress Catalog contains 18 million catalog records for books, serials, manuscripts, maps, music, recordings, images, and electronic resources in the Library of Congress collections.

Featured here are the collections with digitized material containing printed text. Local studies collection Our local studies collection has books on all aspects of Liverpool's history located in the 'Archive' area on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

The key histories of Liverpool by Enfield, Picton Muir, Chandler and Belchem are available along with detailed history of the City and Merseyside. (Please note that the Local Studies Collection is not available on Sundays.) Kendal Library Local Studies Collection In order to assist with essential maintenance of the Local Studies Library some areas of the collection will be subject to limited access on Thursdays.

Microfilmed sources, family history materials, trade directories, parish specific books and the Transactions of the Cumberland. The Marjorie Barnard Local Studies Room provides a quiet study space where Local and Family History researchers can access a wide variety of resources.

Collections include books, serials, newspapers, photographs, artworks, oral histories, vertical. Publisher of outstanding books on the history, art, and culture of the Upper Midwest. A free, curated, authoritative resource about Minnesota The lively and essential magazine about our state.

In keeping with the purpose, nature and scope of the CRL Local Studies Collection, deselection of collections does not follow the same guidelines as those set out for the circulating and general reference collections.

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The materials housed in CRL Local Studies collections are part. Nov 08,  · The Fenland Collection contains over books, newspapers, maps, and photographs covering the history of Ely, Wisbech, March and life in the Fens. Cambridgeshire Archives and Local Studies is proud to be able to work with the Lilian Ream Trust to bring you an online catalogue of 2, of these photographs.

Local history is the study of history in a geographically local context and it often concentrates on the local community. It incorporates cultural and social aspects of history. Local history is not merely national history writ small but a study of past events in a given geographical but one that is based on a wide variety of documentary evidence and placed in a comparative context that is both regional and.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.The Enfield Local Studies Library and Archive is located on the first floor of the Dugdale Centre. Local Studies identifies, acquires, and preserves materials that document the history of Enfield, making these records available to residents and visitors.Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies.

Search the archive catalogue, search for family names in Hertfordshire, buy books and maps and visit the archives. Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies. Search the archive catalogue, search for family names in Hertfordshire, buy books .