Last Updated: Aug 12, 2016
Welcome to the UMass Canadian History Research Guide! Here you will find resources that are geared specifically to the culture, history, and geography of North America and Canada. Provided are both resources that are supplied by UMass and resources found freely on the Internet.
- CIA World Factbook
The Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
- Early English Books Online
Digitized images of the original texts for over 100,000 literary and historical publications from 1475-1700.
- Eighteenth Century Collections Online
Digitized images of over 138,000 English and foreign titles published during the 18th century in the United Kingdom and the Americas.
Core scholarly journals from a range of disciplines, dating from the earliest issue of each journal to a few years before present.
- Oxford Companion to Canadian History
Guide to significant topics in Canadian history.
- Project Muse
Scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences published by university presses; searchable by journal issue, author, and keyword, 1996-present.
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, Film Studies
, German and Scandinavian Studies
, Library Science
, Medieval Studies
, Religious Studies
, Slavic & East European Studies
Revised by Mary Naylor (Summer 2013)
Revised by Chad Pelley and Dot Sachs (Fall 2015)