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Appalachian Studies: Home

Suggested Books for Appalachian Studies

All titles are available from ACTC Libraries.  This is not an exhaustive list.

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Suggested Online Resources for Appalachian Studies

To access off-campus, use your KCTCS user name (jsmith0001) and password when prompted by the proxy server.  Please note that not all databases provide full-text access.  Please use the Library's online Interlibrary Loan Request form to request the full-text of articles for which our databases only provide citations.


Appalshop is a media arts center located in the heart of the Appalachian coalfields. They produce documentary films, grassroots media projects, radio productions, theater, and youth media. Appalshop is also home to the community run radio station WMMT-FM.  Visit their website at

Appalshop also has a YouTube channel featuring videos about Appalachian arts and artists, crafts and craftspeople, music and musicians, and other celebrations of mountain culture.

Suggested Websites for Appalachian Studies

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