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The Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature are shelved in the Reference collection on the Main Floor of Cowles Library (REF AI 3 .R48). Use these to identify magazine articles about your topic. The articles may be available in print or electronically.
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American Decades: 1930s
American Decades Primary Sources
includes full or excerpted primary sources representing the seminal issues, themes, movements and events from a decade. Includes oral histories, songs, speeches, advertisements, TV, play and movie scripts, letters, laws, legal decisions, newspaper articles, cartoons, recipes, and more.
American Decades 1930s
Cross-disciplinary source for researchers who need to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history
Electronic magazines & newspapers from the 1930's
Chicago Tribune (Proquest Historical Newspapers) This link opens in a new window
Digital version of the Chicago Tribune (1849-1989).
Harper's Digital Archives This link opens in a new window
Full-text articles from this general-interest magazine covering literature, politics, culture and the arts. Coverage: 1850-Present
Life Magazine Archive This link opens in a new window
Archive of Life Magazine, covering 1936-2000.
New York Times (Proquest Historical Newspapers) This link opens in a new window
Full-text including scanned digital images of the New York Times, 1851-2009
Periodicals Archive Online This link opens in a new window
Features some popular newspapers and periodicals from the 1930's, including Maclean's, Better Homes and Gardens, Good Housekeeping, Ladies Home Journal, The Monthly Film Bulletin, Parents, Redbook, Sight & Sound, The Spectator, Vogue, and Women's Wear Daily.
Time Magazine Archive This link opens in a new window
Archive of Time Magazine, covering 1923-2000.
Vogue Archive This link opens in a new window
Entire run of Vogue magazine (US Edition) from 1892 to the present day.
Women's Magazine Archive This link opens in a new window
Archive of consumer magazines aimed at a female readership, including Better Homes & Gardens, Chatelaine, Good Housekeeping, Ladies' Home Journal, Parents, and Redbook.
America: History and Life with Full Text This link opens in a new window
Database of full text coverage of the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.
Reference Universe This link opens in a new window
Reference Universe allows users to search the indexes and tables of contents of Cowles Libraryâ€™s extensive print and electronic reference collections, including specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries, and almanacs.
American Cinema of the 1930s
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