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American and English-Language Collections

The American and English-Language Collections include materials in all languages and all subjects in the humanities and social sciences published in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand, and English-language publications published in all Asian nations. Also included are materials in all languages and all subjects in the humanities and social sciences published in the United States and Canada.

For assistance with research or comments, purchase requests, or bibliographic instruction, please contact:

American History

  • Joshua Lupkin, Charles Warren Librarian for American History at 617-496-7407, or via e-mail

American Literature, Philosophy and Social Science

  • Lidia Uziel, Head, the Western Languages Division and Librarian for Western Europe at Widener Library, e-mail, 617-496-2568.

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