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Research Databases


Click on the links listed below to access databases and texts. Some databases listed below provide the full texts of cited articles. To find which databases contain the full texts of articles from particular journals (with inclusive dates), consult the A to Z List of Grasselli Library journal subscriptions on this page. For information about accessing Databases from Off Campus, click here.

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Start with these:

America: History & Life (1964 - Current)

American Periodicals Series Online (1740 - 1900)

British Periodicals: Collection I (1681 - 1920)

Early English Books Online (EEBO) (1473 - 1700)

Historical Abstracts

Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance


Oxford Reference, History

Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database

World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean

You might also be interested in:

Academic Search Complete

Accessible Archives (1830 - 1898)

ACLS Humanities E-Book

African American Newspapers

American National Biography

Ancestry Library Edition

Annals of American History Online

Arts and Humanities Citation Index --see Web of Science.

Background Notes (State Department)

Biography Reference Bank

CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online) (1991 - Current)

Civil War: A Newspaper Perspective, (1860 - 1865)

Credo Reference

Electronic Journal Center (EJC) (OhioLINK)

Godey's Lady's Book, 1830-1898 (1830 - 1898)

HarpWeek (1857 - 1871)

Historical Statistics of the United States

History of Science, Technology and Medicine

Liberator, 1831-1865 (1831 - 1865)

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Digital Images

Pennsylvania Gazette 1728-1800 (1728 - 1800)

Pennsylvania Genealogical Catalogue

Pennsylvania Newspaper Record

Salem History

Sanborn Digital Maps

Sharpe Online Reference (SOLR)

Social Sciences Citation Index --see Web of Science.

Web of Science (1980 - Current)

Women Writers Online

Wright Brothers Digital Photgraphs

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Educational Films and Documentaries

Knox County Black History Digital Archives