Search the full text of books. Copyright (as applicable) will prevent you from reading the full text in Google. If you find a book of interest, search Helmke Library's Catalog or WorldCat to locate a print or digital copy.
After searching, try the "Web of Science Categories" limit for History (or related fields). Also, try Sorting (at top) by "Times Cited." Includes both the Arts & Humanities Citation Index and the Social Sciences Citation Index.
Search across many Helmke Library databases to find both primary sources and scholarly materials. After searching, try the filters at the left hand side. This is also a good place to look for items found in footnotes or a bibliography. If you don't find the full text of the item you're looking for, make a Document Delivery request.
Scholarly Articles: Related Fields
Note that these databases may contain some primary sources as well.
Premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion, with coverage from 1949 and retrospective indexing for several journal issues as far back as the nineteenth century.
This database is the ultimate resource for both scholarly and popular music journals available on the web. It provides indexing and abstracts for more than 430 international music periodicals from over 20 countries.
Includes Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003), Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988), Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005), New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), Norfolk Journal and Guide (1921-2003), Philadelphia Tribune (1912-2001) and Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002). See also the Black Studies Center Newspapers.
Search across Helmke Library's collection of ProQuest U.S. historical newspapers, including major newspapers, ethnic and African American titles, regional titles and more. Click on "Databases" to view available titles.
Consists of the full backfiles of leading women’s interest consumer magazines, including Better Homes and Gardens, Chatelaine, Cosmopolitan, Essence, Good Housekeeping, Ladies' Home Journal, Parents, Redbook, Seventeen, WIN News, and Woman's Day.
After searching, try filtering by publication title to identify potential publications of interest. This link searches three ProQuest periodical databases: American Periodicals, Periodicals Archive Online and Periodicals Index Online.
An archival research resource containing primary sources in the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies in the late 1800s through to 2000. The core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theater are included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles. Includes magazines in cinema, film, music, radio, television, and theater.
Browse and search the digitized magazine holdings of the internet archive. Note that some adult content is included. If you identify a title of interest, try also the other search options of the internet archive.
A major source for access to over 300 alternative, radical, and left popular and scholarly periodicals. Areas covered include African-American studies, anarchism, ecology, ethnic studies, feminism, gay-lesbian studies, labor studies, radical democracy and socialism.
Magazines and Periodicals: Selected U.S. Titles
Try also searching in Readers' Guide Retrospective and relevant magazine databases for additional titles.
Delivers a complete searchable copy of every issue of The Economist from 1843 to 2014. Presents the world's political, business, scientific, technological and cultural developments and the connections between them. Includes the many supplements, special reports and surveys which appear regularly in The Economist.
A large-scale online archive with digitized books, journals, documents and more. Especially useful for finding materials in the public domain. Try both the Catalog and Full Text search and make sure to also use the filters at the left hand side.
Contains an extensive collection of official U.S. documents. After searching, use the filters at the filters at left to narrow by date and collection. For example, try narrowing by U.S. Congressional Document, U.S. Presidential Documents and other documents of interest.
EndNote Web is a bibliographic management tool that allows users to collect, organize, and share citation information. It is compatible with most proprietary databases and indexes. Use the Cite While You Write™ download to input citations into Microsoft Word.