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Subject of the Month

A monthly display in the Purdy/Kresge Library featuring resources on specific thematic subjects.

November, 2017


Atlas with Compass sign for display on Atlases, See the World


Selectors: Monique Oldfield and Richard Buboltz

November 12 through 18, 2017 is Geography Awareness Week! The Wayne State University Libraries are full of geography resources. This guide and display celebrates our rich atlas collection. The Libraries have an incredible number of historical and topical atlases.

Try out some online geography trivia too.

Featured Resource

You can view an eAtlas - Not just in print anymore!


You can view a variety of atlases as eBooks. WSU Libraries have access to an incredible variety!

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Websites, November 2017

Truly interesting streaming video!

  Cover Art for The Real Middle Earth video  Our Night Sky cover image of moon, stars, person looking through a telescope 

Here is a diverse group of streaming video content regarding atlases and maps!  WSU Login required.

Some of our favorites!

It was hard to decide on our most exceptional but check these out!