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Oberlin College & Conservatory is a four-year, highly selective liberal arts college that combines a top-ranked college of arts and sciences with a world-renowned conservatory of music. Since its founding in 1833, the Oberlin College Library has been committed to providing excellent resources and services to support teaching, learning, artistry, and research.



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Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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"It is proposed to make in the college library an anti-slavery collection, complete as possible, for the future historian, in which shall be gathered every book, every pamphlet, every report, every tract, every newspaper, and every private letter on the subject. For such a collection nothing is unimportant. Scattered here and there these documents are all but worthless, but gathered in one collection they would be priceless." Rev. Henry Matson, librarian at Oberlin College, quoted in...
Dime Novels
Dime Novels
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Note: This collection includes uncensored images and content from the historical record, some of which are objectionable and offensive. Our reproduction of this material does not represent an endorsement of the content. This collection includes holdings from the Walter F. Tunks Collection of Dime Novels , received in 1959. Containing approximately 4,000 items, the Tunks Collection includes issues from 225 different series over a publication period beginning in the 1860s until about...
Oberlin Conservatory Library Special Collections
Oberlin Conservatory Library Special Collections
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158
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39,986
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Selections from the expansive Special Collections of the Oberlin College Conservatory Library, including rare books and scores from the Violin Society of America/H.K. Goodkind Collection and the Frederick R. Selch Collection of American Music History.
Oberlin Alumni Magazine
Oberlin Alumni Magazine
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503
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100,315
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Published by the Oberlin College Alumni Association continuously since 1904. This collection includes issues from 1904 through 1960.
Oberlin College Art Library Special Collections
Oberlin College Art Library Special Collections
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Materials from the Special Collections in the Clarence Ward Art Library at Oberlin College.
Topics: art, oberlin college
Oberlin College - FIELD
Oberlin College - FIELD
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FIELD: Contemporary Poetry and Poetics is a twice-yearly journal and has published spring and fall issues each year since its founding in 1969. It provides a forum where poets show each other and those who follow the course of the art what is innovative and most interesting.
Early American Chapbooks
Early American Chapbooks
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3,965
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This collection includes examples of early American chapbooks from the Special Collections of the Oberlin College Library.
Oberlin College Art Library Special Collections
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Topics: Architecture -- designs and plans, Sepulchral monuments
Oberlin College Art Library Special Collections
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Topic: Architecture -- Early works to 1800
Oberlin College - Annual Reports
Oberlin College - Annual Reports
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87
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14,789
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This collection includes reports by the president and treasurer of Oberlin College, as well as various other officers (e.g. deans, librarian, etc.).
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Goodell, William, 1792-1878
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Topics: Church -- Newspapers, Honeoye (N.Y.) -- Newspapers
Another issue, with different title-page, is dated 1723; Second edition, Rome 1776, has title: Descrizione degl'istromenti armonici.
Topic: musical instruments
Topic: Religion and science
Topics: Music, Church music, Musical instruments, Music theory -- Early works to 1800
Topic: Slavery -- United States
Oberlin College - FIELD
by Oberlin College
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Topic: Poetry, Modern -- 20th century -- Periodicals
Oberlin Alumni Magazine
by Oberlin College
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Uniform title: Book of Psalmes Pt. 2, half title: The Psalmes in metre; colophon imprinted 1618.
Topic: Psalms (Music)
Oberlin College Library
by Fletcher, Robert Samuel, 1900-1959
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Paged continuously
Topics: Oberlin College, Oberlin College -- History
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Edwards, B. B. (Bela Bates), 1802-1852; Park, Edwards Amasa, 1808-1900
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Includes bibliographical references.
Topics: Edwards, B. B. (Bela Bates), 1802-1852, Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Theology
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Armstrong, George D. (George Dodd), 1813-1899
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Topics: Slavery -- United States, Slavery -- Justification, Slavery in the Bible
Dime Novels
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Issued in series: Pluck and luck : complete stories of adventure ; no. 1154. "July 14, 1920.” Includes serial stories: Bob, the Ice King, or, Out to find the pole / by J.P. Richards. The midnight shadow, or, The mystery of the seven steps / by William Wade.
Topics: Adventure stories, American, Dime novels, American -- Specimens
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Hurd, John C. (John Codman), 1816-1892
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Includes bibliographical references.
Topics: Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States, Slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United...
Dime Novels
by n/a
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Issued in series: The youth's companion ; vol. LIV, no. 43. "Thursday, October 27, 1881."
Topics: Children's periodicals, American, Dime novels -- Specimens
Topics: music theory -- early works to 1800, part songs
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Topics: Hymns, English, Sight-singing, Solmization, Shape-note hymnals
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Hurd, John C. (John Codman), 1816-1892
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Topics: Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States, Slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United...
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann), 1813-1897; Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880; Brent, Linda
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Topics: Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann), 1813-1897, Slaves -- United States -- Biography
With: The Psalms, hymns and spiritual songs of the Old and New-Testament / faithfully translated into English metre for the use, edification, and comfort of the saints in public and private, especiallly in New-England. The twenty -sixth edition. Boston, NE : Printed by J. Draper for J.Edwards in Cornhil [Cornhill?],1744.
Topic: Psalmody
Dime Novels
by Doughty, Francis Worcester, -1917
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Issued in series: Secret Service, Old and Young King Brady, detectives ; no. 88. Published under the pseudonym New York detective. "September 28, 1900."
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Dime novels, American -- Specimens
Oberlin College Library Limited Access
Oberlin College Library Limited Access
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Materials with access restrictions.
Topic: viol -- methods -- early works to 1800
Topic: Flute -- Methods -- Early works to 1800
Oberlin College - Annual Reports
by Oberlin College
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Includes bibliographical references.
Topic: Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States
Topics: Lovejoy, Elijah P. (Elijah Parish), 1802-1837, Riots -- Alton (Ill.)
Dime Novels
by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
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Uniform title: Tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours. English Varying form of title: Around the world in eighty days Issues in series: The Lakeside library ; vol. 2, no. 29.
Topics: Adventure stories, Dime novels -- Specimens
Topic: Violin -- Instruction and study -- Early works to 1800
Oberlin Alumni Magazine
by Oberlin College
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Topics: education, medieval, science -- early works to 1800
Includes bibliographical references. v. 1. A discourse of matter pertaining to religion -- v. 2. Sermons-Prayers -- v. 3. Discourses of theology -- v. 4. Discourses of politics -- v. 5-6. Discourses of slavery -- v. 7. Discourses of social science -- v.
Topics: Theology, Unitarian churches, Sermons, American, Slavery and the church, United States -- History
Dime Novels
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Issued in series: Wild West weekly: a magazine containing stories, sketches, etc., of western life ; no. 8. "December 12, 1902." Includes serial stories: Charley, the Cattle King, or, The boy who owned the range / by "Pawnee Jack". Taking his chances, or, The boy who got on / by Dick Ellison. Include also: No duel / by John Sherman.
Topics: Pulp literature, American, Dime novels, American -- Specimens
Dime Novels
by Doughty, Francis Worcester, -1917
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Issued in series: Secret Service, Old and Young King Brady, detectives ; no. 86. Published under the pseudonym New York detective. "September 14, 1900." OCL copy imperfect: paper wrappers lacking.
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Dime novels, American -- Specimens
Topic: Slaves -- Emancipation
Topics: Songs with lute, Songs with viola da gamba
Oberlin Conservatory Library Special Collections
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Topics: Harp, Celtic harp, Musical instruments -- Ireland, Musical instruments -- Scotland
Oberlin College Art Library Special Collections
by Castell, Robert
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Topics: Architecture, Domestic -- Italy -- Early works to 1800, Country homes -- Italy -- Early works to...
Oberlin Conservatory Library Special Collections
by Cavaille-Coll, Aristide, 1811-1899
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Topics: Organ (Musical instrument) -- Construction, Organ (Musical instrument) -- Registration
Topic: Viola da gamba
Topics: Architecture -- Early works to 1800, Heating -- History, Rome -- Antiquities
Topics: Sermons, American -- Massachusetts -- Boston, Slavery -- United States -- Sermons, Fourth of July...
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Topics: Speeches, addresses, etc., American, United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865
Includes bibliographical references. v. 1. A discourse of matter pertaining to religion -- v. 2. Sermons-Prayers -- v. 3. Discourses of theology -- v. 4. Discourses of politics -- v. 5-6. Discourses of slavery -- v. 7. Discourses of social science -- v.
Topics: Theology, Unitarian churches, Sermons, American, Slavery and the church, United States -- History
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Cluskey, M. W. (Michael W.)
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Topics: Buchanan, James, 1791-1868, Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875, Campaign literature --...
Oberlin Conservatory Library Special Collections
by Glareanus, Henricus, 1488-1563
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Topics: Music theory -- 16th century, Music, Greek and Roman -- History and criticism
Dime Novels
by Shackleford, H. K. (Harvey King), 1841-1906
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Issued in series: Work and win : an interesting weekly for young America ; no. 737. Published under the pseudonym Hal Standish. "January 17, 1913." Includes also: Shut up in a trap / by Kit Clyde.
Topics: Pulp literature, American, Dime novels, American -- Specimens
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Cochin, Augustin, 1823-1872
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Includes bibliographical references.
Topic: Slavery
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Jones, Charles Colcock, 1804-1863
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Includes bibliographical references.
Topics: African Americans -- Religion, African Americans -- Education, Christian education -- United States
Topics: American Anti-Slavery Society, Antislavery movements -- United States, Abolitionists -- United...
Dime Novels
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Issued in series: Secret Service, Old and Young King Brady, detectives ; no. 62. Published under the pseudonym New York detective. "March 30, 1900."
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Dime novels, American -- Specimens
Oberlin Alumni Magazine
by Oberlin College
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Uniform title: Vollkommene Capellmeister Dedication signed: Johann Mattheson. Conservatory copy is complete; folio; contemporary vellum; 36 cm.  Includes index ([15] pages), "Emendanda" ([2] pages), "P.S." ([2] pages) and "Neues Verzeichniss bisheriger Matthesonischer Wercke" ([1] page) at end. 
Topics: Music theory -- Early works to 1800, Conducting -- Early works to 1800
Includes bibliographical references. v. 1. A discourse of matter pertaining to religion -- v. 2. Sermons-Prayers -- v. 3. Discourses of theology -- v. 4. Discourses of politics -- v. 5-6. Discourses of slavery -- v. 7. Discourses of social science -- v.
Topics: Theology, Unitarian churches, Sermons, American, Slavery and the church, United States -- History
Topics: Slavery -- United States, Antislavery movements -- United States
Topic: Architecture -- Early works to 1800
Oberlin College - FIELD
by Oberlin College
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Topic: poetry, modern -- 20th century -- periodicals
Uniform title: Anleitung zu der musikalischen Gelahrtheit
Topic: Music -- Dictionaries -- German
Topics: Eddystone Lighthouse, Spurn Point Lighthouse
Issued in series: Buffalo Bill library ; no. 646. On cover: The Original Buffalo Bill library. (Aldine Series).
Topics: Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917, Pulp literature, Dime novels -- Specimens
Topics: Slavery -- United States, Texas -- Annexation to the United States
Oberlin College Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Baltimore Association for the Moral and Educational Improvement of the Colored People
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Topics: Baltimore Association for the Moral and Educational Improvement of the Colored People,...