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HISTORY: Subject Guide

Search tips and resource suggestions for research in history.

In This Section

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  • Core databases to search for articles
  • More databases with broader or narrower scopes to try
  • Selected scholarly journals from the field of history

Core Databases

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These are your go-to databases for historical research.

More Databases

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These databases either focus on particular topics or aspects of historical research, or have a broader scope than the databases above.

Selected History Journals

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Need Help Finding Articles?

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Contact the Reference & Instruction Librarian for help...

  • Finding a Database
  • Identifying Search Terms
  • Citing Resources
  • Creating a Research Plan
  • Getting the Most out of Library Resources!