Research Guide | History

JSTOR - Mobile friendly

U.S. History in Context (Gale) - Full-text articles on U.S. history

World History in Context (Gale) - Full-text articles on world history

Social Science Database (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Full-text articles

more databases

Google Scholar - Free access. Evaluate articles to ensure journals are reliable.

AAS Historical Periodicals - Mobile friendly; Over 50 subsets of periodicals from 1684-1912

Primary Sources (Gale) - integrated search of the below 5 primary source collections

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive (Gale) - Over 5.4 million pages devoted to the scholarly study and understanding of slavery from a multinational perspective

US Major Dailies (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Search Chicago Tribune (1985-present), Los Angeles Times (1985-present), New York Times (1980-present), The Wall Street Journal (1984-present), The Washington Post (1987-present)

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Index of records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750

MyHeritage Library Edition (EBSCOhost) - genealogy; access through NebraskAccess, contact the Library for the off-campus login

Free Access

more resources

Library Catalog - books, ebooks, DVDs, etc.

eBook Central (ProQuest) 

eBooks Academic Collection (EBSCOhost) - Locate books, DVDs, and more in libraries worldwide. Use item request (interlibrary loan) to obtain a copy of an item. Note: Items from non-U.S. libraries may be difficult to obtain.

Book recommendations

Encyclopedia Britannica - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia

Biography Reference Bank (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Biographical full-text articles

Biography Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Comprehensive collection of full-text biographies

Flipster - History - current issues of American History and Natural History

Flipster - News & Politics - curren tissues of Time and Newsweek

Journal Finder - Search all databases for full text journals, magazines, and newspapers; not articles. Use if you have the citation for an article or if you need an article in a specific source (e.g. Wall Street Journal).

Titles of interest

Grad School Admissions Preparation (PrepStep) - GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, and MCAT

Career and Workplace Preparation (PrepStep) - PRAXIS, teaching, law enforcement, caseworker, military, and more

Praxis: Social Studies: Content Knowledge (5081) - free publication from ETS

Praxis: World and U.S. History: Content Knowledge (5941) - free publication from ETS