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Flex Block Research and Google Sites Help

If you need help with your research or creating your Google Site, feel free to drop into the Library Flex Block Zoom on Friday. Contact a librarian for the Zoom link.

Accessing articles and videos

You may need a login and password to access the articles and videos posted here. Click on the passwords button at the top of the page for a list of database passwords.

If you need the password for the passwords page, please contact a librarian.


For a list of books on this topic, click here or search the library catalog. Hybrid and remote students are welcome to check out any of these books using the library's curbside checkout program! Check out this video to learn how to check out books.



To view videos below, you will need to log in using information found on the Library passwords page (see visual hint for the password to that page!) Below is a video segment devoted to Occupying Egypt in the video A Taste for Power: Empire—A British Chronicle from Open University.

Tunisia and Morocco: The Struggle for North African Independence - brief documentary video with primary source footage.

Doing Good: Empire—A British Chronicle; video segment from Open University

African Civilization Debate - Segment from 1999 documentary series On the Trails of World Religions. CAUTION: some may find certain material objectionable.

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