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Course Guide - French 307: Paris Maymester 2021 -: Guides and Portals to Ebooks

A companion research resource for French Course 307, Maymester 2021: Public Memory and the Ghosts of History

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Portals to Ebooks - Access Available via USC Databases

Classiques Garnier Numérique Grand Corpus des littératures française et francophone, du Moyen Âge au 20e siècle - The Grand Corpus of French and Francophone Literatures from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century brings together four bodies of literature published by Classiques Garnier Numérique: a body of medieval literature, from the origins to the end of the 15th century, a body of narrative literature from the Middle Ages to the 20th century, corpus of the first French-speaking literature of black Africa, from its origins to Independence, corpus of the first French-speaking literature of the Indian Ocean, from its origins to Independence.

Proquest Ebook Central    The database, ProQuest Ebook Central, is a web-based ebook lending platform which provides access to more than a million ebooks, with 100,000 new titles added each year.


Internet Resources

Internet Modern History Sourcebook- The Modern History Sourcebook is part of  the Internet History Sourcebooks Project, a collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented … for educational use. Primary sources are available here primarily for use in high-school and university/college courses. From the outset the site took a very broad view of the sources that should be available to students and as well as documents long associated with a "western civilization" approach to history also provides much information on Byzantine, Islamic, Jewish, Indian, East Asian, and African history. You will also find many documents especially relevant to women's history and LGBT studies. Among this resource’s multiple pages you will find (to name a few): EnlightenmentFrench Revolution, and 19thC France.