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African American Studies Center (Oxford)
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African American Studies Center (Oxford)


Discover more than 10,000 articles, maps, and multimedia resources from top scholars in the fields of African American and African history and culture.

One on One Homework Help & Tutoring
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One on One Homework Help & Tutoring


With HelpNow, you’re just a click away from expert tutors, one-on-one homework help, skills building, and a 24 hour writing lab.

Nature
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Nature


Nature is a British weekly scientific journal featuring peer-reviewed research from a variety of academic disciplines, mainly in science and technology.

Maryland Newspapers
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Maryland Newspapers


Search current and historical Maryland newspapers, including The Baltimore Banner and over 100 years of the Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Afro-American.

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Featured Research Guides

Job Seeker's Toolkit
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Job Seeker's Toolkit


Looking for a job in Baltimore? This toolkit is designed to support job-seekers and those who assist job-seekers.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information
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COVID-19 Vaccine Information


Use this guide to find trusted and reliable news sources related to the Coronavirus COVID-19 vaccine.

Genealogy & Family History Research
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Genealogy & Family History Research


Research your family history and genealogy with extensive resources, both in person and online.

Evaluating Old Books
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Evaluating Old Books


Ever wonder how much your old books are worth? The Humanities Collection has resources to help you find out.

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Got a Question? Ask a Librarian!

During Pratt Library hours you can live chat with a librarian. Prefer to talk on the phone? Call (410) 396-5430 for answers to reference questions.

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Digital Maryland Collections

Providing online access to digital versions of rare and unique materials, including historical maps, photographs, reports, books, manuscripts, artwork, and other media. To view more digital collections from libraries, museums, archives, and other institutions throughout Maryland, visit Digital Maryland.

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Central Library Departments

Find librarian expertise, books, media, microfilm, and more in Central Library Departments. Explore Departments related to subjects from Maryland history and fine arts to job seeking and teen resources.

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