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Academic Search Premier*
A multi-disciplinary database that provides full text for nearly 4,500 journals, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed titles.
Britannica Academic Edition
Encyclopædia Britannica, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provide a variety of reliable sources to use to conduct thorough research.
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Bridgeman Art Library Archive.
Directory of Open Access Journals
Indexes free online journals in the sciences and humanities.
Films on Demand
A web-based digital video delivery service for streaming over 6000 educational videos from Films Media Group.
Gale Virtual Reference
Electronic books providing reference and analysis in the liberal arts.
Accesses online journals and institutional repository/ self-submitted scholarly articles.
History Reference Center*
Comprehensive full-text database containing periodicals, books, biographies, documents, photos, maps, and videos.
Full-text titles of major importance to historical studies and the humanities.
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Oxford Reference Online
200+ reference works published by Oxford University Press.
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The Nation Archive
Full text of all issues of The Nation 1865 to the present.
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Full text of all issues 1955 to the present.
The New Republic Archive
Full text of all issues 1914 to the present.
The World Factbook
General information about all countries including flag, map, statistical and government information and geography.
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Allows legislation to be tracked through Congress from start to finish. See how officials voted on legislation. Get full text of legislation and its status. Also includes public law, congressional record, committee reports/homepages, history of how laws are made in the United States, etc.
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World History Teaching and Learning Resources
Library of Congress Country Studies
University of Wisconsin Digital Library Collections
Wisconsin Electronic Reader
The State Historical Society of Wisconsin
First Nations Histories
Africans in America
The Federalist Papers
George Washington Papers
Thomas Jefferson Digital Archive
War of the Rebellion
Civil War Women
Frederick Douglass Papers
Western History/ Geneology
The Great Chicago Fire
New Deal Network
National Archives World War II Records
American Foreign Policy in the Cold War
The Wars for Viet Nam: 1945- 1975
Veterans History Project
POTUS: Presidents of the United States
Opening History: Digital U.S. History Collections
Early Modern World History Sourcebook
Images of Antarctica
World War II Pacific Battles
Polynesian Voyaging Society Archives
The Colonization of Australia
History of Asia
East Asian History Sourcebook
India and Its Neighbors
Mahatma Gandhi Information Website
The Silk Road Foundation
The Middle East Media Research Institute
The Story of Africa
The Colonization of Africa
Africa South of the Sahara
The Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
Collapse of the Soviet Union
World War I Document Archive
The ORB: Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies
First World War
The Irish Potato Famine
The Holocaust History Project
NetSERF: The Internet Connection for Medieval Resources
Perseus Hopper: Classics Digital Library
LANIC: Latin American Network Information Center
History of South America
The Canadian Encyclopedia
Library of Congress Country Studies
Historical Maps of the United States
U.S. Department of State Background Notes