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  • Academic Search Premier
    Citations, abstracts and full-text articles from scholarly and general-interest periodicals relating to social sciences, humanities, education, physical, and biological sciences. Covers 1975 to present.
  • America: History and Life
    Citations and abstracts for journal articles, dissertations, and book reviews relating to United States and Canadian history, 1954-present.
  • EconLit
    Citations and abstracts for journal articles and some books relating to the field of economics, 1969-present.
  • GenderWatch
    Reports and articles from magazines and scholarly journals concerning masculinity, feminism, homosexuality, and gender roles, 1970-present.
  • Kanopy Films
    Streaming video of films depicting North America.
  • LegalTrac
    Indexes articles from more than 1,500 law reviews, legal newspapers, specialty publications, Bar Association journals and international legal journals, including more than 250 titles in full text.
  • North American Women's Letters and Diaries
    Primary source material for life as it was lived by 1,325 women in North America, 1675-1950
  • ProQuest Political Science
    Full text political science periodical articles. Dates vary by title.
  • Sociological Abstracts
    References to scholarly journal articles, dissertations, and conference papers on sociology and related disciplines, 1960-present.



  • American Memory  
    Documents relating to American history and creativity, including written documents, spoken-word recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, sheet music and musical recordings.
  • Center for History and New Media  
    List of links to digital libraries and archives on topics in U.S. history.
  • Historical Census Browser  
    Interactive website of U.S. state and county census information; allows users to manipulate data, including producing tables and maps of selected data.
  • Immigration History Research Center  
    List of links to documents related to U.S. immigration and refugee life, and research on international migration, including personal papers of immigrants and others in their community, government records, publications and other research.
  • Picturing History  
    List of links to visual resources gathered by scholars of American history and visual culture.
  • The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History  
    Primary sources in American history from 1493 onwards, including more than 60,000 letters, diaries, maps, pamphlets, printed books, newspapers, photographs, and ephemera.
    U.S. History, pre-Columbian to the new millennium

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