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Databases and eBooks
American History, 1493-1945
Database of over 60,000 primary source documents, maps, guides, essays, and lectures on American History.
American History Online
Variety of information pertaining to American history.
EbscoHost is a hosting site for multiple databases that include periodicals, eBooks, academic journals, images, etc. Once you click on the link, select the database you want to use and read the description.
Excellent resource providing articles, images, etc. on a wide range of topics.
Gale U.S. History in Context
Provides numerous types of resources, from periodicals, academic journals, reference materials, etc. on U.S. history.
Issues and Controversies in History
Discover some of the various arguments throughout world and American history.
Access to numerous academic journals, perfect for in-depth information on a topic.
Proquest Historical Newspapers
Collection of historical newspapers, including The New York Times.
ProQuest Primary Sources Collection
Excellent resource for historical newspapers, primary sources, and other resources from various periods in history.
Reference eBooks on a variety of topics.
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Citation Guides for History