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HIS 500

A research guide for History grad students.

Other databases

There are a lot of options for expanding your research. Which is the best is going to depend on your topic.

Other subject databases

We have databases that play the same role as America: History and Life and Historical Abstracts for almost every field of study.  A few examples given below, but you can find more through our database listings (use the subject pull-down menu).

Library search tool

Cross searches all the databases mentioned so far, plus many more. 

Google scholar

Google algorithm and search interface are very different from what library databases use. Sometimes this is a good thing!

Google Scholar Search
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