ACLS
Humanities E-Book
The Online Collection
Developed By Scholars

Category: Featured Titles

A HEB Halloween

Happy Halloween from the Humanities E-Book team! The humanities help provide different perspectives on Halloween or the themes we associate with the holiday.  Whether it be learning about the history of Halloween¹, studying horror in mass media and entertainment, or...

Pulitzer Prize Spotlight

It is the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prize awards! The Pulitzer Prize awards began in 1917 recognizing excellence in journalism, letters and education. Joseph Pulitzer was a powerhouse newspaper publisher, fiercely protective of American journalism and in his...

HEB Spotlight on the Holocaust

I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech, December...

HEB New Titles 2017

They’re here! Ready to use and easily accessible through Humanities E-Book (HEB), there are 154 new titles that have been added to our collection of over 5,000 works. These new titles are accessible through our newly curated Pinterest Board: “HEB New...

HEB Spotlight on Race

It is difficult to keep up with the news coming out of Washington D.C. regarding race relations. The silver lining on the dark cloud of division hanging over the country is that hard conversations on racism are beginning to penetrate civic discourse.  It is crucial...

Indigenous Day 2017

HEB titles on Indigenous Peoples August 9 is Indigenous Day, an important international day of recognition for indigenous people living around the globe.  These are communities that are too often marginalized not only in society but also in education and scholarship....