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History

American History

Jump Back in Time
Listen to America's Story: The founding of a new nation, the war that tore our country in two, the great war that shook the world, and the voyage to the moon.

Black History
See the vital role that African-Americans have played in shaping America's history and culture; from Booker T. Washington to Colin Powell.

African-American History
Explore current and past African American issues such as slavery, the million-man march, and discrimination.

PBS Way Back When
Remember when camping out of your car was a vacation, or when Miami Beach was an avocado farm? Neither do I, but some people do.

Not for Ourselves Alone
If you could write the Bill of Rights what would they be? See what other kids had to say. Also learn about the day in the life of an African-American, a Native American, an Irish Immigrant and more.

RB Digital eMagazine Collection

Stream or download 100s of current and back issues of the most popular magazines to your Mac, PC, or mobile device!
Libby by OverDrive

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Thousands of ebooks and audiobooks free to download with Libby, by OverDrive
Mango Languages

Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations in over 70 world languages, including English.
Mobile Printing

Use your personal computer or mobile device to print at Briggs District Library using PrinterOn.
Michigan Activity Pass

Discover hundreds of Michigan's cultural destinations and natural attractions with your library card!
This 'n That Collection


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