Databases (30 results)

America: History and Life [via EBSCO]
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Bibliographic database containing citations to articles on American and Canadian history, including ethnic history and relations, from prehistory to the present. Covers more than 2000 journals published worldwide.
Coverage: 1964-present
Tags: Canada, History, United States Of America
Ancestry Library [via ProQuest]
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The Library edition of Ancestry.com, Ancestry Library is a genealogical collection with coverage primarily of the United States and the United Kingdom (with some coverage of Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world as well), including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records.
Related links: Ancestry Library LibGuide,
Frontier Life [via Adam Matthew]
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Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters tells the story of frontiers in North America, Australasia and Africa, allowing scholars to better understand the nature and significance of these regions at various points from the eighteenth century up until the twentieth century.
Coverage: 1650-1920
Historical Abstracts [via EBSCO]
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Citations to articles on the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America:history and life.) Indexes more than 2000 journals worldwide.
Coverage: 1967-present
Tags: Asia, History, Latin America
Latin America in Video [via Alexander Street Press]
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America Latina en Video/ América Latina em Vídeo has over 400 original-language documentaries from Latin America producers and independent filmmakers supporting Latin American studies, Spanish, and Portuguese. Subjects include human rights, violence, immigration, illiteracy, popular culture, and political history. Materials are presented in their original language with abstracts and indexing in Spanish, Portuguese, and English. Many videos have subtitles.
Coverage: 1978 - present
Middle Ages & Renaissance Bibliography [via Iter]
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A bibliography of approximately 1.45 million citations for secondary source material including scholarly journal, books and databases pertaining to the Renaissance (1300-1700) and Middle Ages (400-1299).
Coverage: 400 - 1700
American Indian Newspapers [via Adam Matthew Digital]
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American Indian Newspapers presents the publications of a range of communities, covering periodicals produced in the United States and Canada, including Alaska, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Nevada and Oklahoma, from 1828 to 2016. Representing a huge variety in style, production and audience, the newspapers include national periodicals as well as local community news and student publications. The collection provides a unique view of a range of subjects from an Indigenous perspective, including the civil rights era and American Indian Movement (AIM), education, environmentalism, land rights and cultural representation. This resource has been developed with, and has only been made possible by, the permission and contribution of the newspaper publishers and Tribal Councils concerned.
Coverage: 1828-2016
Tags: History, Native Americans, United States Of America
American Indian Newspapers [via Adam Matthew]
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American Indian Newspapers presents the publications of a range of communities, with an extensive list of periodicals produced in the United States and British Columbia, including Alaska, Arizona, California, Nevada and Oklahoma, from 1828 to 2016.
American Prison Newspapers, 1800-2020: Voices from the Inside [via Reveal Digital on JSTOR]
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Collection of digitized newspapers originally published by incarcerated persons in United States prisons. Coverage spans the years of 1800-2020, and it includes newspapers from across the United States and from penal institutions of all kinds, including women's-only institutions. These primary sources give readers a firsthand perspective of life in U.S. prisons, revealing the news, issues, and commentary that mattered to prisoners.
Coverage: 1800-2020