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Handbook of research opportunities at the Smithsonian, overseen by the Office of Fellowships and Grants. Includes information on the fields of research and study at the SI, the fellowship and internship programs (including the Smithsonian Fellowship Program and Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars), as well as detailed information about the focus and staff of each of the Smithsonian bureaus, research offices and research programs. Also examines research assistance programs, including the Office of Information Resource Management, Office of Museum Programs, and the Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Work also lists SI addresses and telephone numbers for more information on the fellowship and internship programs.


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Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography


Published biennially since 1966, then by the Division of Education and Training.

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,




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