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Library, Archives and Research Catalogs
Over two million printed books, manuscripts, periodicals, exhibition catalogs, and electronic versions of rare books and exhibitions.
ARCHIVES, MANUSCRIPTS & PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTIONS
Over 20,000 collection descriptions of personal papers, manuscripts, photographs, oral histories, films, and organizational records.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM RESEARCH DATABASES
600,000 records of the Inventory of American Painting & Sculpture, Photograph Archives and Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index.
SPECIALIZED RESEARCH BIBLIOGRAPHIES
15,500 citations specialized in Cephalopod, Marine Mammals and Museum Studies research.
HISTORY OF SMITHSONIAN
10,000 records including bibliographic & legal citations, important events, images, and biographical information on the Board of Regents.
DIRECTORY OF AIRPLANES
40,000 aircraft and manufacturer records comprise this authority listing- an online expansion of The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Directory of Airplanes: Their Designers and Manufacturers.
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