ABC-CLIO Daily Life Through History
Detailed explorations of 64 distinct cultures, such as the Inca Civilization, the Han Dynasty, Medieval Europe, and Contemporary America. Reference content; primary sources; images.
ABC-CLIO Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society
Resource for current issues in modern society with authoritative historical context; balanced, expert perspectives; and carefully selected primary and secondary sources.
Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints
Offers a range of perspectives on important issues to help critical-thinking skills using reference, periodical, news, primary and multimedia sources.
Oxford Reference spans 25 different subject areas bringing together 2 million digitized entries across Oxford University Press’s Dictionaries, Companions and Encyclopedias.
ABC-CLIO American Government
Topics: Politics, Law, and Government/General. Primary and secondary sources. Thesis-driven, peer-reviewed essays. Biographies.
ABC-CLIO American History
Primary and secondary sources, including overview essays; biographies; government, court, and cultural documents; photos; maps; audio/video clips; statistics.
Britannica: Annals of American History Speeches, essays, biographies, landmark court decisions, editorials, images, and more. Covers American history from 1493 to the present.
800,000 documents amassed by Winston S. Churchill throughout his life.
EBSCO Life Magazine Archive
Extensive collection of the famed photojournalism magazine, spanning from its very first issue in November, 1936 through December, 2000 in a comprehensive cover-to-cover format.
EBSCO Time Magazine Archive
Extensive collection of the prominent weekly news magazine dating back to its first issue in March 1923 through December 2000, presented in a comprehensive cover-to-cover format.
Gale Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History
Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History brings hand-curated material from the experts at the Smithsonian directly to classrooms and students, allowing teachers to incorporate required primary source content into U.S. History classes. Choose from 15 eras and over 1,800 seminal primary sources including documents, maps, historical objects, and other materials from the museums, archives, and collections of the Smithsonian and Gale’s leading digital collections.
Gale Sources in US History Online: American Revolution
This digital archive documents the revolution and war that created the United States of America, from the earliest protests in 1765 through the peace treaty of 1783.
Gale Sources in US History Online: Civil War
Consists of approximately 450 primary source documents selected for their relevancy to the study of the Civil War. The collection is an introductory overview of the entire topic: military history, diplomatic history, cultural history, legal history, and area specialties.
Gale Sources in US History Online: Slavery in America
This study of the institution of slavery runs from the 17th century through the end of the 19th century. Personal narratives, pamphlets, addresses, monographs, sermons, political speeches and periodicals document key aspects of the institution of slavery.
Gale in Context: U.S. History
Primary and secondary historical sources. Find comprehensive coverage of the most-studied topics, from the arrival of Vikings in North America 1,000 years ago to Vietnam, Watergate and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Historical Statistics of the United States
Source for quantitative facts on American history. Includes data about population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, governance, education, and international relations.
Newsbank America’s Historical Newspapers
Historic newspapers from more than 20 states. Use the “Browse” tab to review timeline issues and events. Use the “Search” tab to access Advanced Search features.
Oxford African American Studies Center
Articles from top scholars in the field, plus images, primary sources, maps, charts, and tables.
ProQuest American Periodicals Series (1740-1940)
Provides digitized images of American magazines and journals including general interest magazines, children’s publications, and more than 20 journals for women from 1740 to 1940. Includes historical newspapers.
Contains primary sources from the 20th century and reference source content organized into topics pertaining to American history, culture, and daily life.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers – Black Newspapers (1893-2003)
Provides digitized images of newspapers. Includes American Periodicals Series.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers (1764-2013)
Includes Topics, Timelines, Famous Dead People, This Day in History, and a What Happened search for specific days.
The New York Times Digital with “TimesMachine” Archive
Access to today’s digital edition, as well as 150 years of archival editions as they originally appeared.
ABC-CLIO Modern Genocide
Organized by distinct historical genocides and spanning the Herero Genocide at the start of the 20th century to ongoing conflicts such as that of Darfur, this database includes reference articles, firsthand accounts, and original photographs.
ABC-CLIO World History: The Ancient and Medieval Eras
Survey of early human history around the world, from prehistoric times to the beginnings of the Renaissance. Reference content is organized by both place and time.
ABC-CLIO World History: The Modern Era
Chronicles influential world events and developments since the 16th century to support research and analysis of global trends, causal relationships, and current conflicts.
ABC-CLIO World Religions: Beliefs, Culture, and Controversy
Primary and secondary sources elucidate matters of belief, practice, celebrations, and holidays; important individuals and events; significant and sacred places, with treatment given to such ancient faiths as Buddhism, Christianity, and Islam and new religious movements as well. Reference sources and journal articles.
ABC-CLIO World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society
Overviews of roughly 50 wars. Database includes timelines, causes and consequences, portraits of opponents, and links to supporting facts, figures, primary sources, and audiovisual content
Gale in Context: World History
Covers nearly 5,000 years to chronicle the rise and fall of cultures and societies across all continents and eras. Rare primary sources combine with reliable references to put content into context
Gale Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive
Debates over Slavery and Abolition. Includes collections from the United States and Europe on the worldwide movement for the abolition of slavery in the eighteenth and nineteenth century
Loeb Classic Library
The Loeb Classical Library® is the only existing series of books which, through original text and English translation, gives access to all that is important in Greek and Latin literature.