Provides free access to online journals containing fieldwork conducted by museum scientists in the areas of zoological systematics, paleontology, geology, evolution, and anthropology. The Anthropological Papers, contain monographic volumes that include some of the great ethnographies of the 20th century, particularly on North American Indians.
Begun in 1974, the collection is the most comprehensive repository of recorded and transcribed materials on French in Louisiana, as well as the Upper Mississippi River Valley, French Canada, the West Indies, and Africa. Materials cover folktales, legends, ballads, dance tunes, oral history, and popular culture.
Described as "the largest word pronunciation dictionary in the world," includes audio playback clips of word pronunciations by native speakers in over 280 languages. The database was launched in 2008 and now contains over 1,250,000 pronunciations of nearly 1,200,000 words.