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    • Federal Digital System (FDsys)

    • GPOâs Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the U.S. Federal Government. FDsys provides advanced search capabilities and the ability to refine and narrow searches, and it offers browsing by some 50 collections, Congressional committee, date, and Government author. With FDsys, users can download a single file or download content and metadata packaged together in a compressed file.
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    • Type: Government Resources
    • FedStats

    • Provides access to official statistics published by over 100 federal government agencies on such topics as economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more.
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    • Type: Government Resources, Statistics
    • Films on Demand

    • A comprehensive collection of high-quality educational videos licensed from a long established educational media distributor. More than 24,708 videos cover a wide range of topics organized into multiple broad subjects. These subjects are then further divided into narrower subject. Individual segments subdivide each video into discrete shorter units. Subject areas include: anthropology, archival films & newsreels, area studies, art & architecture, biology, business, communication, computers & technology, criminal justice, earth science, education, english & language arts, environmental science, geography, health & medicine, history, mathematics, music & dance, philosophy & religion, physical science, political science, psychology, sociology, and world languages.
    • Subjects: Art, Business, Criminal Justice/Criminology, Education, English/Modern Languages, General, Gerontology, History, Mass Communications, Mathematics, Music, Nursing, Physical Education, Psychology, Religion and Philosophy, Science, Social Science, Social Work, Sports Studies, Theatre
    • Type: Digital Images / Videos
    • FindLaw

    • Provides links to legal news, code and case law, and web sites containing law-related information.
    • Subjects: Social Science
    • Type: Laws & Legal Information
    • First-Person Narratives of the American South

    • Part of UNC-Chapel-Hill's Documenting the American South site, "First-Person Narratives of the American South" is a collection of diaries, autobiographies, memoirs, travel accounts, and ex-slave narratives written by Southerners and offering personal accounts of Southern life between 1860 and 1920. The majority of materials in this collection are written by those Southerners whose voices were less prominent in their time, including African Americans, women, enlisted men, laborers, and Native Americans. "First-Person Narratives of the American South, 1860-1920" was a 1996/97 Award Winner in The Library of Congress/Ameritech National Digital Library Competition. This award funded the digitization of 101 texts.
    • Subjects: North Carolina
    • Type: Historical/Primary Resources