Online Resources - History
Librarian - Kelly Grant, firstname.lastname@example.org,
|See also: History Research Guide
Search Elite (Ebsco) - a
multi-disciplinary database containing more than 2,100 journals.
|America's Historical Newspapers - Collection of various historical newspapers from across New York State.
|Ancestry.com - Genealogical research database that includes census records as well as church, court, military, immigration and naturalization records from the United States and around the world.
|Chicago Manual of Style - Since 1906, the Style Manual for research in the Humanities.
|Columbia Gazetteer of the World- the renowned geographic encyclopedia.
Reference - an
online reference library containing dictionaries, encyclopedias,
thesauri, books of quotations and atlases. Credo Reference
also offers a range of subject-specific reference books including history.
|DPLA: Digital Public Library Of America - The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America's libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. It strives to contain the full breadth of human expression, from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America's heritage, to the efforts and data of science
Virtual Reference Library - reference
books in a database format. The sources include multi-volume
encyclopedias in history, social sciences and more.
Newpapers - Boston
Globe (1872 - 1979), Hartford
Courant (1764-1985), New
York Tribune (1841-1922), The
New York Times (1851-2007), The
Wall Street Journal (1889-1993).
|Historical Newspapers from Across New York State - America's Historical Newspaper Collection
|History Journals - access
to thousands of online journals covering a broad range of
disciplines including history
|JSTOR - Good for book reviews. This collection spans the cultures of many different countries, containing articles in several languages, including Arabic, Italian, and German.
of Congress - digital collections
history and more.
of America - a digital
library of primary sources in American social history.
|Oxford Encyclopedia of American Political and
Legal History - provides comprehensive coverage of political and legal history in the United States, covering for the first time in one reference work the key events, historical actors, presidential elections, court cases, and larger political and legal trends throughout American history
Encyclopedia of Economic History - articles
by noted scholars from more than thirty-five countries on inventors,
theoreticians, industry leaders, markets, industries, and labor.
Encyclopedia of Women in World History - Four-volume
work covering the role women have played throughout world history,
with over 650 biographies of influential women and over 600
International Encyclopedia of Legal History - Explores
the traditions of Ancient Greek, Roman & Medieval Roman
Law, Chinese Law, English Common Law, Islamic Law, United States
Law, and the laws of such other regions as Africa, Latin America,
and South Asia.
|Statista - Great source for statistics. Statista is an online statistics portal. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government institutions in English and German. According to the company, the platform has statistics on over 60,000 topics from more than 18,000 sources.
History Collection (gale) - a
customized selection of journals.
To find archival materials, use Advanced Search and select "Archival Materials." To find digital collections, uncheck "archival materials", use "archive" as a subject term, and check "internet resource."