Selected United States History Journals
in Chesnutt Library
Library of Congress Subject
African Americans History Periodicals
Literature and History Periodicals
North Carolina History Periodicals
Social History Periodicals
United States History Book Reviews
United States History Periodicals
American Historical Review
American History Illustrated
American Jewish History
Canadian Review of American Studies
Carolina Comments / North Carolina State Department of Archives and
An Interdisciplinary Journal of Literature, History,
and the Philosophy of History
Cornerstone / North Carolina Museum of History
Georgia Historical Quarterly
Journal of American History
Journal of Historical Sociology
Journal of Interdisciplinary History
Journal of Modern History
Journal of Pacific History
Journal of Social History
Journal of Southern History
Journal of Urban History
Journal of Women's History
New England Quarterly
North Carolina Historical Review
North Carolina Literary Review
OAH Newsletter / Organization of American Historians
Reviews in American History
War in History
Western Historical Quarterly
William and Mary Quarterly
Selected United States History Electronic Databases
America, History and Life
Historical coverage of the United
States and Canada from prehistory to the present.
American Civil War: Letters and Diaries
This release contains 2,009 authors and
approximately 100,000 pages of diaries, letters and memoirs. Each
source has been carefully chosen using leading bibliographies.
American National Biography
The premier biographical resource for
notable people in American history. Click on the "Subscribers Click
link in the menu at the top of the page.
Slavery: A Composite Autobiography
A collection of the life histories of
former slaves in the United States compiled through nearly 4,000
Biography and Genealogy Master Index
Index to biographical
sketches found in current and retrospective biographical
CQ Researcher Online
Comprehensive, non-biased reporting and
analysis on issues shaping our world.
Fully archived to 1983 on the Web, CQ
Weekly looks forward and back. Readers get in-depth reports on
looming on the congressional horizon, plus a complete wrap up
the previous week's news, including the status
of bills in play,
behind-the-scenes maneuvering, committee and floor activity, debates
and all roll-call votes.
Early Encounters in North America
This release of Early Encounters in
North America contains 1,482 authors and over 100,000 pages of
letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of early encounters.
Gateway to searchable databases from
the federal government. Includes the Federal Register and
Week-to-week chronological record of
world-wide events in the last half of the nineteenth century.
In The First Person
"[In The First Person] allows for
keyword searching of more than 260,000 pages of full-text by more
than 9,000 individuals from all walks of life. It also contains
pointers to at least 2,500 audio and video files and 16,000
bibliographic records. "
Lexis-Nexis History Universe
Rich database of primary historical
The Making of the Modern Economy- A
very complete, full-text database of economic writing and primary
sources covering the years 1450 to 1850.
New York Times Historical
The New York Times Historical
(1851-1999) offers full page and article images with searchable full
back to the first issue. The collection includes digital
reproductions providing access to every page from every
North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories
North American Immigrant Letters,
Diaries, and Oral Histories provides a unique and personal view of
what it meant to immigrate to America and Canada. Contains more than
100,000 pages of personal narratives, including letters, diaries,
pamphlets, autobiographies, and oral histories.
North American Indian Biographical Database
This fourth release of the North
American Indian Biographical Database contains over 62,000 pages of
text and images. Included are biographies, auto-biographies,
personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories.
North American Women’s Letters and Diaries
Over 150,000 pages of published letters
and diaries plus 4,000 pages of previously unpublished materials
depicting the personal experiences of hundreds of women. Remote
access coming soon. Contains materials
from Colonial times to 1950.
This encyclopedia is designed to give
you an overview of the people, the government, the history, and the
resources of North Carolina.
Oral History Online
This release of Oral History Online
provides in-depth indexing to more than 2,700 collections of Oral
History in English from around the world.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
"50,000 biographies of people who
shaped the history of the British Isles and beyond, from the
earliest times to the year 2001."
Proquest Dissertations and Theses- Full Text
More than two million dissertation and
theses from 1861 to the present, many of them full text.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers
Offers full page and article images
with searchable full text back to the first issue of the New York
(1851-1899) and the Wall Street Journal (1889-1985). Includes
digital reproductions providing access to
every page from every
Readers Guide Retro
Readers' Guide Retrospective is a
database containing comprehensive indexing of the most popular
general-interest periodicals published in the United States and
reflects the history of 20th century America.
(Indexing: 1988+, Summaries: 1994+).
Thousands of full-text articles exploring social, scientific,
economic, political, and global issues.
The world's most comprehensive access
to U.S. statistical information from Congressional Information
Wall Street Journal Historical
The Wall Street Journal Historical
(1889-1985) offers full page and article images with searchable full
back to the first issue. The collection includes digital
reproductions providing access to every page from
Web of Science
Covers over 8,000 international
journals in the sciences, social sciences, and the arts and
Union catalog of materials held in
libraries world-wide. Coverage: Updated regularly.
Academic Search Premier
(Indexing: 1984+, full-text: 1990+).
Indexing and abstracts of scholarly journals covering the social
sciences, humanities, education and more.
Arts & Humanities Search.
(1980-current). A citation index.
Alternative Press Index
Comprehensive guide to alternative
sources of information published from 1969-1990. Coverage is
international and interdisciplinary. Indexes alternative, radical
and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines.
Indexes journals in science,
technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and
459,037 articles from 780 leading
The complete encyclopedia, with related
Internet sites and more. Encyclopedia Britannica.
Ebsco Electronic Journal Service (EJS)
Provides access to full-text of many of
FSU's online journal subscriptions and also EJS Journals via pay
view. Includes searching in article titles, journal titles,
abstracts, full-text and title list browsing.
Search up to 24 of FSU's databases
(1984-current). Facts and statistics on
topics of current interest
A collection of online databases
licensed for use by FSU students, faculty and staff.
Gale Ready Reference Shelf
Integrates 14 of Gale's reference
directories. It contains more than 320,000 listings for
associations, research centers, publishers, publications, databases,
television and radio stations, and more.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
A database of E-Book reference titles.
STOR is a not-for-profit organization
with a dual mission to create and maintain a trusted archive of
important scholarly journals, and to provide access to these
journals as widely as possible.
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
Provides access to a wide range of
news, business, legal and reference information.
Master File Premier
Provides full text for over 1,770
general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and
MLA International Bibliography
(1963-current). Indexes periodical
articles on literature, languages, linguistics and folklore.
A core group of reference and research
materials online in the form of full-text electronic information and
(Indexing: 1983+, Abstracting: 1984+).
Abstracts of articles from popular magazines.
Selected United States History Web Sites
Associations, Primary Documents, Newspapers, History
Primary Documents Websites
American Journeys: Eyewitness
Accounts of Early American Exploration and Settlement
American Memory Project,
Library of Congress
American Presidents: Life
Project at Yale Law School: Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy
Birth of the Nation: The
First Federal Congress, 1789-1791
Chronology of US Historical
Documents, University of Oklahoma, College of Law
Documents of U. S. Democracy
Documenting the American South
FoundingFathers.Info - Includes
Federalist Papers Online
American Sheet Music
Historical Maps of the United States,
Library Map Collection,
University of Texas at Austin
Place: Great Speeches Collection
InfoUSA: Links to Collections of Historical Materials
Making of America
MIPT Terrorism Knowledge
Developed by the National Memorial
Institute for the
Prevention of Terrorism (MIPT), the Terrorism Knowledge
offers in-depth information on terrorist incidents, groups, and trials.
Furman University Department of History
September 11, 2001
Documentary Project, Library of Congress, American Memory
September 11 Digital Archive
Archives Project UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific
and Cultural Organization)
United States Army Center of
States Civil War Center
Wars for Viet Nam:
World War I Document Archive
History Specific Websites
Best of History Web Sites
An award-winning portal
that contains annotated links to over 1000 history web sites as well
as links to hundreds of quality K-12 history lesson plans, history teacher guides, history activities, history games, history quizzes,
America, La France en Amerique
From Revolution to
Gateway to African
American History, U. S. Department of State
Government Views of Iraq, City College of New York
to History on the Web, Center for History and New Media at
George Mason University
Politics Out Loud
History-Net Book Reviews
History, American Studies Site, Tennessee Technological
University, Department of History
World Wide Web
Virtual Library: History - United States
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