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ARTH789 + 490|HIST585 Mining the Archive: Atlanta's New Deal Public Housing

Guide to digital collections related to 20th century Atlanta.


Welcome to your library research guide for Mining the Archive. For general guidance on using the library see the Quick Links box below. For help finding digitized archival material, navigate to the BooksDigitized Manuscripts, Newspapers, Maps, Government Documents. Tabs on the left hand side of the page.

Form more information on archives basics and search portals check out our Archives Research Program libguide.

Getting Started and Quick Links

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Research Guides - See our full list of research guides for different subjects and topics here including US History and Art History

Library Databases - we have hundreds of databases where you can find articles, data, streaming videos, newspapers, archival materials, and more. 

Academic Search Complete - one of our most general databases and a great place to start your research

Subject Librarians - see a list of our librarians and the subjects in which they specialize. Always feel free to contact a subject librarian for help with your particular research project.