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History Resources

This guide provides resources for the study of History, as well as, for disciplines and programs for which history is a component.  The front page focuses on resources that cover many themes and time periods.  On the left are pages that focus on particular themes, regions, and/or time periods, as well as a guide focused on locating primary sources for history.  In general, links to resources are not duplicated from the main page into the thematic pages so please explore widely.

This guide, in particular the thematic pages are under construction.  More resources are being added and new thematic pages are being created.  Please schedule an appointment if you need assistance finding resources for your topic.

Background Information

For basic background information on a topic look at our academic encyclopedias.


History Databases

Multidisciplinary Databases 

Related Field Databases


Select Newspaper Databases



Government Documents 

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