Resources by Topic

History

Key Databases

Academic Search Complete
  • A comprehensive multi-disciplinary database that includes thousands of journal titles.
America: History and Life with Full Text  Canadian Resource Image 
  • Provides concrete literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.
Frontier Life  Canadian Resource Image 
  • Digital collection of primary sources from 1650-1920 including material from the Hudson Bay Archives and the Glenbow Archives.
  • The free access is provided through a collaboration between Consortia Canada and Adam Matthew.
Historical Abstracts with Full Text
  • Topics include world history, military history, women's history, history of education and many other related topics.
JSTOR
  • Arts & Sciences I and Language and Literature archive collections.
MLA International Bibliography
  • Covers literature, language and linguistics, folklore, film, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. 
Project MUSE
  • Covers the humanities and social sciences.
Sage Premier
  • Access peer-reviewed journalsfrom scholarly and professional societies. 
  • Covers business, humanities, social sciences, science & technology and medicine.