Last Updated: Dec 7, 2011
The following databases may be of help for your project. Remember, there are more databases than are listed here - a librarian can help you choose the best ones for your specific needs.
- American History Online
American History Online looks at U.S. and Canadian history from pre-colonial times to the present.
JSTOR's full-text archive of over 1000 journals contains a broad range of scholarly journals in the arts, sciences, humanities, and social sciences. NOTE: many journals "embargo" content for three to five years before allowing JSTOR to publish them. Check Project MUSE for more current articles.
- Historical New York Times
Use the Historical New York Times database to search back issues of the New York Times from 1851 - 2007.
- Biography in Context
Biography in Context is your one-stop, authoritative resource for biographies on notable figures in literature, science, history, government, business, art, gender and multicultural studies, religion, entertainment, sports and much mor
- ABC-CLIO Issues
Issues looks at how society shapes and is shaped by controversy—with authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on the most enduring and timely issues of the day.
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