Suggested History Databases
- America, history and life: includes article abstracts, fulltext when available, and citations of reviews and dissertations covering the United States and Canada.
- Historical abstracts: historical coverage of the world from 1450 to the present
- Proquest Historical Newspapers (This link will take you to the Historical New York Times. To add additional Historical Newspapers and American Periodicals 1740-1940, see the link on the blue banner at the top of the Proquest screen and select "list" of databases and "change database selections" or choose the link "change" to select additional newspapers and periodicals)
- Oral history online: Oral history online is a landmark index to English language oral histories. Find and explore the voices of more than 300,000 individuals.
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Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Fri, 08/29/2008 - 10:43.
What year did the Soviet Empire collapse?
In Poland, it was 1989, with other satellite countries falling later. A Google search is useful for quick questions like this, and a Searchworks search turns up many sources.
Submitted by email@example.com on Thu, 08/28/2008 - 22:49.
How can I find statistics about Hispanics in the United States regarding topics such as immigration, Hispanics' role in the labor force, education, etc?
To start, try Pew Hispanic Center: Chronicling Latinos' diverse experiences in a changing America.