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Spartan Search: Books & More
Browse Call Numbers
Venture into the stacks on the lower level and browse the shelves. Check the tables of contents and indexes to see if a book has information on your topic.
Common Call Numbers
- 305.8 Race and ethnicity
- 930 History of the ancient world to ca. 499
- 940 History of Europe
- 941 British History
- 942 History of England and Wales
- 945 Italian history
- 951 Chinese history
- 954 History of India and South Asia
- 959 Southeast Asian history
- 973 U.S. history
- 980 History of South America (Latin America)
African Americans by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2011
Entries cover more than 770 people from colonial times through the present, offering fascinating perspectives on black American history.
The Encyclopedia of World History by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2001
More than 20,000 chronological entries grouped by geographic region showcase traditional facts of national leadership and state power, along with social and cultural developments, non-European history, women's history, religion, health, economics, and technology.
The Reader's Companion to American History by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2014
An A-to-Z historical encyclopedia of U.S. people, places, and events, with nearly 1,000 entries covering the political, economic, cultural, and social history of America.
Searching EBSCO Databases:
After clicking on Academic Search Complete, all recommended EBSCO databases* (so marked) can be searched simultaneously by clicking "Choose Databases," checking the box next to the database name and clicking OK.
Academic Search Complete*
This multi-disciplinary, full-text database provides full-text journal coverage for nearly all academic areas of study as well as nearly 4,000 full-text scholarly publications.
Biography Reference Bank*
In-depth, original profiles from the Current Biography and World Authors series, along with thorough periodical coverage of Biography Index. Also provides biographical full-text articles, page images and abstracts from today’s leading magazines and journals.
Biography Reference Center*
A collection of full-text biographies and unique narrative biographies, including coverage for several of the most popular and heavily-researched biographies and genres.
A general reference collection of over 500 titles covering every major subject.
Essay & General Literature Index*
Indexes over 300,000 articles in more than 25,000 anthologies and essay collections, focusing on the humanities and social sciences, with an additional 300 books and 20 annual series each year.
Films on Demand - History Collection
A collection of documentaries, educational videos, interviews, speeches, and newsreels covering history topics from the ancient world to the present day.
History Reference Center*
Full text for thousands of primary source documents and informational texts.
Humanities Full Text*
Full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines.
Full text of hundreds of scholarly journals in all disciplines dating back to the 1700s.
Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.
Full text access to a comprehensive selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals.
A leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy.
Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)
Digital collections, including many primary sources, from libraries, archives, and museums across the U.S.
U.S. history resources including an e-textbook, primary source documents and images, timelines, speeches, and multimedia.
History News Network (HNN)
Op eds by prominent historians aim to put current events into historical perspective.
Ancient History Encyclopedia
A growing collection of articles, media, maps, and timelines.
, Gender Studies
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American Historical Review
Scholarship from every major field of historical study, along with approximately one thousand book reviews per year, surveying and reporting the most important contemporary historical scholarship in the discipline.
The Journal of African American History
Original scholarly articles and book reviews on all aspects of the African American experience. Last 3 years have tables of contents; follow the link on the journal home page for current issues. Articles can be requested through interlibrary loan.
Journal of Women's History
Cutting-edge scholarship from around the globe in all historical periods that recognizes the multiple perspectives captured by the term "feminisms."
Latin American Research Revew
Original research and surveys of current research on Latin America and the Caribbean, including new directions of knowledge creation in areas such as cultural studies, Latino issues and transnationalism.
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