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Atlanta: Start Here!

Guide to researching the local arts, culture and history of Atlanta, GA.

Welcome to Atlanta Where the Players Play

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This guide will help you learn about Atlanta, GA. Use the tabs at the top of the guide to find information on the arts and culture, film and television, history, and scholarly research sources on those topics as they relate to the city of Atlanta.

New Georgia Encyclopedia

The New Georgia Encyclopedia is the first state encyclopedia to be conceived and designed exclusively for publication on the Internet. By opening a window to Georgia's rich history, diverse culture, and still-unfolding story, the New Georgia Encyclopedia is an authoritative and important resource. 

Recommended Books on Atlanta

SCAD Libraries

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