History

American History in Video – Includes a wide range of documentaries (like those from The History Channel), newsreels, and other archival footage. It currently has over 5,700 videos in its collection, equaling over 1,400 hours of footage.

 

America: History & Life – Indexes articles on the history of the United States and Canada.

 

Historical Abstracts – Index to journal articles, dissertations, and reviews of historical literature on world history, from 1450-present, excluding the U.S. and Canada, which are included in the America: History & Life database.

 

Humanities International Complete – Multidisciplinary database for general research in the humanities. Topics include, archaeology, communications, dance, film, folklore, gender studies, history, linguistics, literary criticism, music, performing arts, philosophy, and religion.

 

Project Muse – Contains journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.

 

The Sixties in America – Articles on people, cultural icons, and historical events of the 1960s.

 

European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 – Citations to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750, covering the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of native American peoples. Based on the bibliography European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750 by John Alden and Dennis Landis.