The Center for the Study of Citizenship has been holding conferences since 2002 on a wide variety of topics relating to citizenship, such as Boundaries, Gender, Definitions, Governance, Age, and Violence. This year's conference focuses on the role of Religion in Citizenship.
Synopsis: The blog contains news and commentary from South Asia; scanned archival materials (of the CPI from the 1940's); and links to academic papers. There are several book reviews of historical and literary interest. There are labels for history, philosophy and critical theory; and a number of my own opinion pieces and research articles
Collection Description (from online finding aid): Forrest “Bud” Harris was a commercial and advertising photographer. Born and based in Pittsburgh, Pa., his professional clients included a variety of local corporate and non-profit institutions.
Collection Description (from online finding aid): Joel B. Levinson, an independent photographer in Pittsburgh, Pa., who worked primarily in the 1980s and 1990s, produced numerous calendars, postcards, and photographic essays highlighting the people, events, and structures of the city under the name Pittsburghscape.
Collection Description (from online finding aid): The Feminist Collection of JoAnn Evansgardner and Gerald H.F. Gardner, 1966-1988, includes records of the National Organization for Women at national, regional, and local Pittsburgh levels. It also contains research and legal proceedings relating to feminist issues such as discrimination by sex in education, employment, healthcare, sports, and politics. This information is provided through minutes, correspondence, court case files, and publications.
Collection Name: Museu do Futebol (Library) - Brazil
Collection Description: Com mais de 4 mil títulos em seu acervo, é a primeira biblioteca e midiateca pública especializada em futebol no Brasil. Além de livros, disponibiliza periódicos, catálogos, filmes e documentários em DVDs, incluindo as entrevistas de História Oral produzidas pelo Centro de Referência do Futebol Brasileiro (CRFB). Todo o material é restrito à consulta no local, exceto pelo já disponível no Banco de Dados.
Collection Description: El Centro Argentino de Información Deportiva (CAID) es un espacio de documentación y extensión especializadas en temas relativos al deporte, a las ciencias aplicadas al mismo y a la educación física y que funciona en el marco de la Secretaría de Deporte, Educación Física y Recreación de la Nación.
•Las instalaciones del CAID cuentan con una biblioteca de 5.000 ejemplares sobre temas deportivos y de ciencias aplicadas a la actividad física, una hemeroteca de más de 1.500 documentos, una vid