We often forget all of the free resources that are available. The Library of Congress (US) maintains a massive database of resources. They literally have 18 million catalog records for books, serials, manuscripts, maps, music, recordings, images, and electronic resources! They also do an amazing job of categorizing what is in this catalog. Take a peek, things in your curriculum area are likely to be there. Just a few worth mentioning: Sound Recordings, Prints, Manuscripts and Maps just to name a few. Take a look at an old favorites that continues to grow. Check out the Library of Congress.
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