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As a member of the Open Content Alliance, the library of the University of Illinois is contributing digital content to the Internet Archive in several areas: Illinois history, culture and natural resources; U.S. railroad history; rural studies and agriculture; works in translation; as well as extensive collections of 19th century "triple-decker" novels and emblem books written between 1540 and 1800. The Illinois Library is also a contributing member of the Biodiversity Heritage Library and...



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University of Illinois Audio Archive
University of Illinois Audio Archive
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12,951
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210,199
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The collection contains 78s (10" and 12") , LPs, and 45's that encompass a broad selection of classical, ethnic, and popular music. Below are descriptions of some items within the collection: Classical repertoire, vernacular traditions, limited editions in boxed sets, jazz on early LP labels, and rare issues of vocal selections or operas on European labels. Classical recordings; jazz, dance, and popular music discs; movie soundtracks and original cast sound recordings. Recordings...
University of Illinois 78rpm Collection
University of Illinois 78rpm Collection
collection
12,570
ITEMS
1.6M
VIEWS
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The collection contains 78s (10" and 12"), LPs, and 45's that encompass a broad selection of classical, ethnic, and popular music. Below are descriptions of some items within the collection: Classical repertoire, vernacular traditions, limited editions in boxed sets, jazz on early LP labels, and rare issues of vocal selections or operas on European labels. Classical recordings; jazz, dance, and popular music discs; movie soundtracks and original cast sound recordings. Recordings...
19th Century Novels
19th Century Novels
collection
7,826
ITEMS
3.4M
VIEWS
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The "triple-decker" novel was a standard form of publishing for British fiction from the early 1800s until the 1890s. The market for this form of fiction was closely tied to commercial "circulating libraries," such as Mudie's and W. H. Smith. Unlike free public libraries, these circulating libraries charged patrons to borrow books, much like video rental stores do today. Publishing longer works of fiction was quite expensive, and by releasing them in multiple parts...
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
collection
2,246
ITEMS
283,885
VIEWS
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The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections (IHLC) , a unit of the Special Collections Division at the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign, collects, preserves, and provides access to both print and manuscript materials documenting the history of Illinois and the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln.
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
19th Century Novels
by Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848; Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Agnes Grey
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First edition. Wise Brontë II, 1
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Thomas, Emile, 1843-1923, ed
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3 p. l., 63 p. 25 cm
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Millhouse, John; Bracciforti, Ferdinando
texts

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Vol. 2 has title in Italian
Topics: English language, Italian language
Replace;
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Topics: Pennsylvania -- Emigration and immigration, Pennsylvania -- Genealogy
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Gavidia, Francisco, 1864-1955
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498 p. 33 cm
780 p., 24 cm
Topics: Fugitive slaves -- United States, Antislavery movements -- United States, Underground railroad
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts

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119 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
texts

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Some v. distributed to depository libraries in microfiche
Topics: FBI National Academy, FBI National Academy. Associates, Criminal justice personnel
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
texts

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v. 28 cm
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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v. 28 cm
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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Issued (with slight variations) for the several geographical divisions with name of city for respective sections (i. e. Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Seattle)
Topics: Mail-order business, Commercial catalogs
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Nugent, Nell Marion; Virginia State Library; Virginia Genealogical Society
texts

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Vol. 2-3 published by the Virginia State Library, lack ed. statement and dates in subtitle; v. 4-7 published by the Virginia Genealogical Society
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Topics: Land grants, Frontier and pioneer life
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lewis, A. B. (Albert Buell), 1867-
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1 p. l., 2 p. 30 cm
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics -- India, Decoration and ornament
American Libraries
by Olson, Ernst Wilhelm, 1870-; Engberg, Martin J., 1872-; Schön, Anders, 1864-
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"Bibliographical references": pt. 1, p. 916-918
Topic: Swedes -- Illinois
2 v. 40 cm
Topic: Atlases
Prepared in conjunction with the celebration of Chicago's Charter jubilee. cf. Foreword, signed: Leon Zglenicki, chairman, Book committee
Topic: Poles
Previous editions published under title: Passenger lists of ships coming to North America, 1607-1825
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Topic: Ships
260 p. 12 cm
Music and Performing Arts Library
Music and Performing Arts Library
collection
307
ITEMS
8,399
VIEWS
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The Music & Performing Arts Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign supports a wide range of programs in the School of Music, Department of Dance, and Department of Theatre, and collects widely in all three subject areas. A general overview of the Music & Performing Arts Library’s collections can be found here: https://www.library.illinois.edu/mpal/about/collections/ .
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Cavara, Fridiano
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At head of title: Manuali Hoepli
Microfilm
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Suspended Jan.-June 1838
Topic: Railroad engineering
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719; Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859; Hurd, Richard, 1720-1808; Greene, George Washington, 1811-1883
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Including the whole contents of Bp. Hurd's edition, with letters and other pieces not found in any previous collection ; and Macaulay's essay on his life and works
American Libraries
by Weil, Joseph R; Brannon, William T
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297 p. 22 cm
Topics: Weil, Joe, Swindlers and swindling
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
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Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
texts

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"The Directory contains the rules, regulations, and tariffs governing cable telegraphic correspondence on business transmitting to and from the Eastern and Western Hemispheres."
Topics: Telegraph code addresses, Commerce
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
texts

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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Microfilm
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Suspended Jan.-June 1838
Topic: Railroad engineering
v. : 25 cm
Topic: Bosnia nd Herzegovina -- Directories
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Aleksandrov, A
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v, 865, 9 p. 27 cm
Topic: English language
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Great Britain. Board of Trade; Great Britain. Dept. of Trade and Industry; Great Britain. Dept. of Trade; Great Britain. Central Statistical Office
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Issued Jan.-Sept. 1970 by Great Britain, Board of Trade; Oct. 1970-Feb. 1974, 1984-1989 by Great Britain, Dept. of Trade and Industry; Mar. 1974-1983 by Dept. of Trade; 1990-1992 by Central Statistical Office
Topic: Great Britain -- Commerce -- Statistics -- Periodicals
American Libraries
by Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890; Jackson, Donald Dean, 1919- ed; Spence, Mary Lee, ed
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Includes bibliographies
Topics: Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890, West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration, West (U.S.) --...
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Chicago Circle
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v. ; 28 cm
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
texts

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Cover title
Topics: Alphabets, Monographs
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
University of Illinois Library bookplate "From the library of Conte Antonio Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana Lazelada di Bereguardo, purchased 1921" on the inside front cover
Topic: Italian language
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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Editions for 1968/69- issued in 2 vols.; 1977/78- issued in 1 vol
Topic: Commerce
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Calonghi, Ferruccio, 1866-1945; Georges, Karl Ernst, 1806-1895; Rivoire, P., joint author; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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Author's names at head of title: F. Calonghi e P. Rivoire
Topics: Italian language, Latin language
Advertising matter included in paging
Topics: Japan -- Commerce -- Directories, Japan -- Politics and government -- Directories
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Wither, George, 1588-1667; Rollenhagen, Gabriel, 1583-1619. Nucleus emblematorum; Passe, Crispijn van de, ca. 1565-1637, engraver; Marshall, William, fl. 1617-1650, engraver
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Without general t.p.; each book has special t.p.; books 2-4 have imprint: London, Printed by Augustine Mathevves, 1634
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Topic: Emblem books, English
Preservation photocopy
Topic: Castles
Microfilm
texts

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Suspended Jan.-June 1838
Topic: Railroad engineering
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
texts

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Some v. distributed to depository libraries in microfiche
Topics: FBI National Academy, FBI National Academy. Associates, Criminal justice personnel
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Aero Club d'Italia; Aero Club di Roma
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Description based on: Anno 10, n. 1-2 (Feb-Apr. 1915)
Topics: Aero Club d'Italia, Aeronautics
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957; Burks, Arthur W. (Arthur Walter), 1915-2008
texts

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Bibliography: p. 297-302
Topic: Machine theory
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Woodson, Carter Godwin, 1875-; Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial, New York; Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc
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This statistical report was made possible by an appropriation obtained from the Laura Spelman Rockefeller memorial. cf. Foreword
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Topics: Slavery, African Americans
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885
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"This edition is limited to five hundred copies, of which this is no. 149."
xxii, 267 p
Topics: Zulu language, English language
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by United States. Agricultural Research Service. Northeastern Region; United States. Science and Education Administration. Agricultural Research. Northeastern Region; United States. Agricultural Research Service; United States. Animal Science Research Division
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Title from cover
Topics: Cattle, Dairy cattle
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
texts

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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Montgomery Ward
texts

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v. 29-35 cm
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Topic: Manufactures
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Wollaston, Arthur N. (Arthur Naylor), 1842-1922
texts

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"Second edition reprinted."
Topics: English language, Persian language
Microfilm
by Berezin, I. N. (Ilia Nikolaevich), 1818-1896
texts

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IU Microform Master no. 88-0403/16
Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Russian
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
texts

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415 p. : 26 cm
Topic: World War, 1939-1945
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
texts

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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
texts

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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Mendota Centennial Committee, Inc
texts

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473 p. 22 cm
Topic: Cities and towns
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Illinois Natural History Survey
texts

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Accession log "5". Documents insect species throughout Illinois by accession number, place, and date.
Topics: Entomology, Insect Collection
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
Works in Translation
by Tarde, Gabriel de, 1843-1904; Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews, 1874-1941
texts

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xxix, 404 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Imitation, Sociology
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Jenkinson, Hilary
texts

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"Bibliographical notes": p. xvi
Topic: Archives
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
texts

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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Kancelar̆ c̆eskoslovenských légií v Praze; Československý legionář. Supplement
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Issued as supplement to Ceskoslovenský legionář
Topic: Legie československá
Microfilm
texts

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Master Negative No. 94-0474
19th Century Novels
by Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889
texts

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Hubin, A.J. Crime fiction, 1749-1980
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies