ASU Libraries Hidden Treasures: Government Documents

[MUSIC PLAYING] Did you know that you can find some of the most interesting and unusual federal, state, and local materials right here in the Government Document Service? The federal government has made more than 200 years worth of documents available to the public through the Federal Depository Library Program, which ASU Libraries has been…Continue reading ASU Libraries Hidden Treasures: Government Documents

Exhibition Double Take 2015 at Library and Archives Canada

Exhibition Double Take 2015 at Library and Archives Canada

Once again, the lobby of 395 Wellington Street in Ottawa is being used to showcase reproductions from Library and Archives Canada’s vast and rich collection. This time around we are bringing back a popular exhibition: Double Take – Portraits of Intriguing Canadians. The exhibition offers visitors a look at remarkable Canadians some famous for glorious…Continue reading Exhibition Double Take 2015 at Library and Archives Canada

2nd Battle Of The Marne – Turning Point On The Western Front I THE GREAT WAR Week 208

2nd Battle Of The Marne – Turning Point On The Western Front I THE GREAT WAR Week 208

This week, after nearly four months of withstanding the might of the Kaiserschlacht, the German Spring Offensives, week after week after week, the Allied counter attack finally comes. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great War. Last week there was a lot of action far to the east in Siberia, but it was primarily a…Continue reading 2nd Battle Of The Marne – Turning Point On The Western Front I THE GREAT WAR Week 208

Italy Attacks – The Battle of Vittorio Veneto I THE GREAT WAR Week 222

Italy Attacks – The Battle of Vittorio Veneto I THE GREAT WAR Week 222

The Italian Front has been quiet since a summer offensive by the Austrians, and the Italians have been on defense for a year. Exactly a year, as it happens, for this week on the anniversary of Caporetto, the Italian army attacks! I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great War. Last week there was chaos in…Continue reading Italy Attacks – The Battle of Vittorio Veneto I THE GREAT WAR Week 222