History Resources

History Resources

USERNAMES & PASSWORDS CAN BE OBTAINED FROM 
THE MEDIA CENTER GOOGLE CLASSROOM
             
           

1.) JERSEY CLICKS

   New Jersey's one stop library gateway to quality information.

   Can meta-search databases on the following topics: Biographies,

   Business, Current Events, Education, Spanish, Genealogy,

   Health, History, Literature, Newspapers, and Science. Thirty-five

   databases available. In order to access from home, you must see Ms. Kelley or Mrs.        

   Stepien for the library card number.

   http://www.jerseyclicks.org

 

2.) SIRS RESEARCHER

   A general reference database containing thousands of full-text

   articles exploring social, scientific, health, historical, business,

   economic, political, and global issues.

   http://ars.sirs.com/

 

3.) CQ RESEARCHER ONLINE

   Presents in-depth coverage of current social, historical, and political issues.

   http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/index.php

 

4.) EBSCO

     Search the following texts online:

  •      Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era (1877-1919)
  •      Encyclopedia of American Social Movements (All periods)
  •      Social Issues in America (Contemporary; with historical background)
  •    Native Peoples of the World
  •    Global Social Issues

     * Great sources for Primary Documents throughout history.

    http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk

 

5.) MILESTONE DOCUMENTS IN AMERICAN HISTORY  

    Provides full text documents with analytical essays that place the

    document in its historical context.

    http://www.history.salempress.com

6.) LANDS & PEOPLE

    A general reference encyclopedia of countries, cultures, and current events.

    Access to Grolier Online, a database with web links, articles, and over 1,100 world     

    newspapers in 73 languages and 195 countries

    http://go.grolier.com

 7.) COUNTRY REPORTS

     This database "provides over 35,000 pages of online content on the

     cultures and countries of the world." Cultural, historical and statistical

     information is provided for each country. Additional external resources

     are also provided.
  
   https://www.countryreports.org/index.htm


 
 





 
 
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