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Featured E-Resource
Le Grand Ricci online -- Grand dictionnaire Ricci de la langue chinoise

Le Grand Ricci online
Offers approximately 300,000 Chinese words and expressions from the early beginnings to the end of the 20th century.  Incorporates a wide spectrum of lexical domains, ranging from literature and history, to science, specialist technologies, medicine, law, philosophy, religion, etc.

Featured Digital Collection
Sumerian Clay from the ED IIIb Period (ca. 2500 - 2340 B.C.)

Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative
Did you know that cuneiform tablets (some dating back to 2300 B.C.E.) are among the many materials in Columbia's Libraries? More than 500 of Columbia Libraries' tablets are included in this initiative hosted by UCLA.

Featured Online Exhibition
Lewis Hine Photos Detailing "What Bad Housing Means to Pittsburgh," a 1908 publication from The Pittsburgh Survey

Photographs from the Community Service Society Records, 1900-1920
Explore how photography as social documentary influenced scientific charity and social work movements at the turn of the century. This exhibit includes The Pittsburgh Survey, one of the most extensive sociological programs of its kind, begun in 1907.