Global and Local Culture : Publishers

  • Award-winning videos from the National Film Board of Canada
  • Over 300 videos
  • Topics include history, environmentalism, politics, culture, and much more
  • Videos for general audiences, children, and teens

  • Primary source materials on notable leaders from around the globe
  • Images, documents, books and more
  • Information on figures including Napoleon Bonaparte, Julius Caesar, Attila the Hun and more
  • Includes Common Core-aligned teaching guides

  • Special content from the National Archives commemorating the 100th anniversary of WWI
  • Photographs, manuscripts, soldier letters, trench maps and more
  • Countless primary source resources for classroom research or independent study
  • Collections include propaganda, women in the war and more

  • A dynamic collection about America’s cultural history
  • Collections from some of the world’s leading institutions
  • Archival documents, images, and artifacts
  • Includes the histories of many regional folk traditions

  • Historical content from one of the world’s premiere libraries
  • 15 distinct collections with hundreds of books
  • Perfect for classroom learning and independent study
  • A comprehensive portrayal of 19th century life around the globe

  • A unique African-American narrative in a digital format
  • 12 curated collections organized by topic
  • Photos, documents, articles and novels reflecting a rich history
  • Subjects include the rise of activism and notable African Americans throughout history

  • Thought-provoking content from the University of North Carolina
  • Over 100 high quality titles
  • Topics include North Carolina history, the Civil War, culture and more
  • Known for its impressive African American Studies collection

  • Content celebrating Southwestern culture
  • Over 40 titles
  • Includes memoirs, cookbooks, biographies, geographical content and more
  • Perfect for those looking to travel or learn more about their region

  • Authoritative sources about high-interest topics
  • Nearly 70 titles
  • Topics include business, agriculture, religious studies and more
  • Collection contains textbooks and overviews in English and Spanish

  • Content from the third largest university press in England
  • Over 370 titles
  • Subjects include history, politics, cultural studies and literary criticism
  • Great for students and independent research

  • Books for dealing with personal growth and global issues
  • Over 180 titles
  • Topics include self-help, mental health, abuse and much more
  • Includes basic self-help to more complex books

  • Spanish-language versions of American literature
  • Over 1,000 titles
  • A diverse range of topics including history, law, theater, fiction and poetry
  • Perfect for boosting any library’s selection of Spanish materials

  • Video content featuring experts in various fields
  • Over 45 videos
  • Topics include psychology, philosophy, politics, religion and more
  • Great for research or personal development

  • Guides and insider tips for traveling the world
  • Nearly 300 titles
  • Subjects such as hotels, restaurants and attractions around the world
  • Regions include North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and more

  • Spanish language content for all ages and interests
  • Over 12,500 titles
  • Topics include history, religion, art, fiction, classics and much more
  • Content from notable figures such as Pope Francis, Don Quixote and Shakespeare

  • Books inspired by Canadian people, history, places and events
  • Over 1,600 titles
  • Topics include Canadian history, travel, biographies and best-selling fiction content
  • 3 distinct modules for culture, history and fiction

  • Books on Chinese language, culture and society
  • Nearly 40 titles
  • Topics include Chinese fiction, history and culture, contemporary issues and more
  • Content available in both English and Chinese

  • Cross-cultural training videos
  • 20 high quality videos
  • Includes how to conduct business in various regions and other crucial skills
  • Ideal for corporate, educational and government users

  • Celebrates indigenous African publishing and authors
  • Over 650 titles
  • Topics include African culture, politics, fiction, folktales and more
  • Content from over 100 publishers representing 24 African countries