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Library Resources for CSM Employees: For Fun

AncestryLibrary.com

Research family history in AncestryLibrary.com. Find relatives, census records, draft records, old yearbook pictures and much, much more! Below are some examples:

CSM Librarian Mary Hickey (left) watching TV instead of studying in Barton Hall, Ames, Iowa. The Bomb, Iowa State University,1972.  


Ancestry.com. U.S. School Yearbooks, 1880-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. 
 

WW II Draft Registration Card for Dashiell Hammett, born in St. Mary's County Maryland.

Ancestry.com. U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 
[database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. 

 

Maryland Census Record (partial). 
                                                                                     

Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

Audiobooks

                                      
Do you have a long commute? Planning a driving vacation and need something to pass the time? The CSM Library has a collection of over 500 audiobooks on compact discs for you to check-out. Type "audiobooks" in the search box below and click the Keyword button to browse titles, or click on the Advanced Search link and change the Material Type to Sound Recording (nonmusical) and enter your favorite author or subject.

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Traveling to Another Country?

Find out about the country where you will be traveling, including cultural information in        Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands.                        

You will also find history and government information as well country maps.
 

Do You Know Zinio? (Digital Magazines From Your Public Library)

Get Zinio from your Public Library and download digital issues of your favorite magazines to read on your computer or mobile device. 

If you have a public library card click here to create your account, and start reading your favorites.

Zinio is a great resource that is provided through your Maryland Public Library. For more information or assistance, contact your local public library.