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Explore Popular Magazines on Flipster

The UTC Library has access to nearly 1,500 magazines on Flipster through June 30, 2020. Download the Flipster app for an improved magazine reading experience on your mobile device! In the app, click “get started,” search for “Chattanooga” and select “Univ of Tennessee-Chattanooga” and then sign in with your UTC ID and password. Read digital replicas of popular magazines to de-stress during a challenging time. Start Flipping Titles Include:

Women’s History Month eBooks

March is Women’s History Month. Beginning in the early 1980’s, the United States celebrates the accomplishments and contributions of women throughout our history. The Library offers many great eBooks that are relevant to this topic: Citizenship and the Origins of Women’s History in the United States Women, Work, and Protest : A Century of U. S. Women’s Labor History Twenty Thousand Roads : Women, Movement, and the West Black

Binge Watch Ken Burns Documentaries During Spring Break!

UTC Library provides streaming access to many Ken Burns documentary series that have aired on PBS over the past few decades via the Academic Video Online database. Access AVON Some highlights include: Country Music Watch Now Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Watch Now Ken Burns’ PBS series on Jazz Watch Now Civil War Watch Now Dust Bowl Watch Now Jazz Watch Now National Parks Watch Now The Roosevelts

Learn about voting in the United States

Tennessee is one of 14 states that participates in the “Super Tuesday” presidential primary election on March 3. The UTC Library offers many eBooks on voting, campaigns, political engagement, and more. To find more ebooks, search the library catalog and from the search results page click on the “books electronic” filter on the left (in the “format” section). eBook Highlights: The Swing Voter in American Politics Get Out the

Celebrate African American History with Academic Video Online

February is Black History Month when we recognize the important role of African Americans in our nation’s history. Academic Video Online, a database with over 68,000 videos, has several great series on African Americans: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Watch Now Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Movement Watch Now Black America Since MLK Watch Now In Black and White: Six Profiles of African American Authors