Databases

Primary Sources

  • Early English newspapers from London, the British Isles and the colonies.

  • Parts 1 and 2: Over 200,000 volumes of works published in the UK and elsewhere during the 18th Century.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Vast archive of books, newspapers, diaries, photographs, sheet music, maps, pamphlets and more documenting the 19th Century.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Thousands of early American serial publications collected by the American Antiquarian Society, covering 1691-1877.

  • Full text historical collections including period newspapers and magazines from the 18th century to the early 20th century in the United States.

  • Full text of over 400 books plus primary sources, slave narratives, images and vetted web sites on the African American Experience.

  • Covering 1816-1922, newspapers, magazines, reports and annuals documenting African American religious life and culture.

  • 730 early American newspapers focusing largely on the 18th and early 19th centuries.

  • Primary source database of original fieldwork from prominent ethnographers.

  • An archive of documents chronicling the LGBTQ experience in the 2nd half of the twentieth century. It includes newsletters, newspapers and periodicals, archives from LGBTQ rights organizations worldwide, government and medical responses to the AIDS crisis and more.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Writings, speeches, and interviews written by leaders within the black community from earliest times to 1975.

  • Digitized documents from the NY Historical Society chronicling all aspects of the American Civil War

  • Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. It is presented by the Library of Congress (LOC) using data from the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Office of the Secretary of the Senate, the Government Publishing Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the LOC's Congressional Research Service.

  • 150,000 pages of primary sources, supporting documents, and videos on the history of disability and disability studies, with emphasis on the disability rights movement.

  • Over 1440 early American newspapers from 1690-1900.

  • Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700.

  • Complete facsimile edition of The Economist, fully searchable.

  • Annotated collection of primary documents on British history covering 500-1914.

  • Gale's integrated research platform for their primary resources. It searches multiple primary source databases at once with workflow tools to analyze information.

  • Digitized documents from the NY Historical Society that track the activities of inhabitants, including residential and business directories, organization records and urban guidebooks.

  • An archive of documents chronicling the LGBTQ experience in the 2nd half of the twentieth century. It includes newsletters, newspapers and periodicals, archives from LGBTQ rights organizations worldwide, government and medical responses to the AIDS crisis and more.

  • Parts 1 and 2: 62,400 works tracing the development of the modern world through trade and wealth.

  • General database designed for public libraries with full-text. In addition to magazines, it includes primary source documents, biographies, illustrations and reference book excerpts.

  • Articles, primary sources, images, maps and charts from Oxford University Press reference sources pertaining to African-American history and culture.

    Limited to 5 simultaneous users.
  • Digitized orderly books from the NY Historical Socieity spanning 1748-1817

  • Primary and secondary sources on the history of feminism 1776-1928.

  • Historical archive devoted to the scholarly study and understanding of slavery from a multinational perspective.

  • Collection of legal materials on slavery in the English-speaking world.

  • Documents pertaining to the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000.