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View Resource The A.P. Marshall African American Oral History Archive

seeks to preserve stories from the Ypsilanti African American community. Members of this well-organized community lived through the Jim Crow era, fought racism during WWII, and led the local Civil Rights movement. Spanning several generations, these interviews illuminate eras of profound social change and offer an intimate look into the social, home, and political life of a historic Michigan...

http://history.ypsilibrary.org/
View Resource 2016 Consumer Expenditure Data Released

The Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Expenditure Surveys provide data on expenditures, income, and demogrpahic characteristics of consumers in the United States. It is the only Federal household survey to provide information on the complete range of consumers' expenditures and incomes as well as characteristics of those consumers and their spending habits and trends.

https://www.bls.gov/cex/
View Resource Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Middle school through college undergraduate and General user.  Full-text.  Features contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Continuously updated pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, primary source documents, biographies, court-case overviews, periodical articles, tables/charts/graphs, and more.  Contains more than 700 Greenhaven Press, Gale, Ma...

http://www.galesupport.com/migeoipcheck/migeoipcheck-gale.ph...
View Resource Fourth National Climate Assessment Updates

The United States Global Change Research Program issues the National Climate Assessment every 4 years, the next is due in 2018.  Part of that research is the Climate Science Special Report (CSSR) most recently in the news.  Read these updates for the status of the  Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA4) and its components.  

http://www.globalchange.gov/news/fourth-national-climate-ass...
View Resource Statewide Search for Subdivision Plats

This database is experiencing intermittent access issues as an upgrade is being completed. Please continue to try periodically to access the database. We apologize for any inconvenience. This system includes all plats in the State of Michigan beginning with the plats created under the 1821 territorial act for recording town plats.

http://w1.lara.state.mi.us/platmaps/