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History Resources

Databases for History

JSTORBack issues of core scholarly journals as well as books and primary sources in the humanities, social sciences, & sciences.

Historical Newspapers: ProQuestArchive of The New York Times: 1851-2007,  The Washington Post: 1877-1994, Guardian and Observer: 1791-2003, Hartford Courant: 1764-1985, and New York Amsterdam News: 1922-1993.

America: History and LifeArticles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada.

More Databases

Ancestry LibraryBillions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Access from on-campus only.

Biography: Gale In ContextBiographical information on the world's most influential people throughout history.

Global NewsstreamUS and international newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in multiple languages from 1980 to present.

KanopyFilms, documentaries, and training videos from PBS, Criterion Collection, California Newsreel, HBO, BBC and more.

Nexis UniNews, business, and legal sources from LexisNexis® including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790. Nexis Uni tutorials. 

North American Women's Letters and DiariesArchive of Canadian and American women's published and unpublished diaries and correspondence from Colonial times through 1950.

Project MuseHumanities and social sciences books and articles from university presses and scholarly societies.

U.S. History: Gale In ContextPrimary and secondary U.S. history sources from publishers Macmillan, Scribner and others. State of Maine funded.

Historic Journals & Osteopathic BooksOsteopathic journals and books curated by the Museum of Osteopathic Medicine at A.T. Still University,

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Citation Style Guides

RefWorksCollect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups.