Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
- UMass Interlibrary Loan
Obtain a loan of books from libraries outside of the Five Colleges or request copies of articles and materials from any library.
A citation management service for storing and formatting bibliographic references.
- History Department
- Boston Public Library
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If you are doing research in this area and would like some useful suggestions, consult this subject guide provided by Michaelyn Burnette of the University of California Berkeley. Remember that we may not have all of the resources she mentions, but this is a very good starting spot just the same.
- Academic Search Premier
A good starting point: articles from key journals in many scholarly disciplines, with some trade journals and magazines, 1975-present.
- Academic OneFile
A large, interdisciplinary collection of scholarly, professional and trade journal articles, 1980-present.
- America: History and Life
Citations and abstracts for journal articles, dissertations, and book reviews relating to United States and Canadian history, 1954-present.
- Historical Abstracts
Citations and abstracts for journal articles, books and dissertations on world history from 1450 to present. Published 1954-present.
- PAIS International
Public and social policy literature in political science, international relations, social sciences. Articles, government documents, reports, 1915-present.
- Web of Science
Provides a search by cited reference, topic, author, and more for articles in almost all important English-language journals. Arts and Humanities covers 1975-present; Social Sciences 1956-present; and Science 1900-present.
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, Film Studies
, German and Scandinavian Studies
, Library Science
, Medieval Studies
, Religious Studies
, Slavic and East European Studies