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Found 45 items.


  1. Historic Map Works
    1. Database Name: Historic Map Works
    2. Description: Online repository of almost 1.5 million maps. Its coverage is worldwide, and it contains antiquarian maps, property maps, city directories, and illustrations, scanned at a very high resolution and in color.
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    5. Vendor: Proquest
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  2. Historic Preservation
    1. Database Name: Historic Preservation
    2. Description: This guide provides a basic introduction to historic preservation sources and tips on finding images and maps.
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  3. Historical Abstracts with Full-Text
    1. Database Name: Historical Abstracts with Full-Text
    2. Description: [mobile version]
      Core international history database now includes unique full-text coverage of nearly 200 journals and 100 books. It also provides indexing for over 1700 journals from 1964 to the present.
    3. Host URL:,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=30h
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    5. Vendor: EBSCO
    6. Coverage: All areas of historical research.
    7. Time Span: 1954 to the present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  4. Historical Black Newspapers
    1. Database Name: Historical Black Newspapers
    2. Description: Online full-text of: Chicago Defender (1909-1975); New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993); Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002); Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005); Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003); Cleveland Call and Post (1934-1991); Norfolk Journal & Guide (1921-2003); Philadelphia Tribune (1912-2001).
    3. Host URL:,1007272,1005676,1005879,1005877,1005671,1005670,1005878,1005672
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    5. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  5. Historical Census Browser
    1. Database Name: Historical Census Browser
    2. Description: Resource for select data from the 1790-1960 decennial censuses.
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    5. Vendor: University of Virginia Geospatial and Statistical Data Center
    6. Coverage: Federal, state and county level data for basic population and housing variables including race, gender, and household size. Additional variables such as economic characteristics and ancestry included for later years.
    7. Time Span: Includes 1790-1960 census data.
  6. Historical Encyclopedia of American Business
    1. Database Name: Historical Encyclopedia of American Business
    2. Description: Covers the full breadth of American business history. Includes overviews on different sectors of the economy, individual industries, significant economic events, and general topics such as business cycles. labor strikes and outsourcing. There are also overviews on broad legal topics such as antitrust legislation, bankruptcy laws and patent laws. Also offers brief biographies of individual persons who have played exceptional roles in American business as well as information about individual companies, corporations, labor unions, and government agencies.
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    5. Vendor: Gale
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  7. Historical newspapers
    1. Database Name: Historical newspapers
    2. Description: Searchable full-text of the Los Angeles Times (1881-1986); Chicago Tribune (1849-1986); Boston Globe (1872-1979); Atlanta Constitution (1868-1945); Detroit Free Press (1831-1922); St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1874-1922); San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922); New York Tribune (1841-1922); Hartford Courant (1764-1984).
    3. Host URL:,1006091,1007871,1007272,1006744,1005676,1007624,1006193,1005879,1006442,1005877,1006058,1005671,1005670,1005878,1006056,1006089,1006151,1005672,1006360,1006051,1007155,1007155,1007154,1006359
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    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  8. Historical Statistics of the United States
    1. Database Name: Historical Statistics of the United States
    2. Description: Historical Statistics of the United States has long been the standard source for quantitative indicators of American history. Includes statistics from over 1000 sources.
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  9. History in Dispute
    1. Database Name: History in Dispute
    2. Description: This 21-volume set addresses heavily debated questions such as What caused the fall of the Roman Empire? What did the second amendment to the U.S. constitution mean to the founding fathers? and What was the role of black troops in the American Civil War? by offering different critical perspectives on major historical events, drawn from all time periods and from all parts of the globe.
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    5. Vendor: Gale Publishing
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  10. History of Science, Technology, and Medicine (EBSCO)
    1. Database Name: History of Science, Technology, and Medicine (EBSCO)
    2. Description: 2 Simultaneous users. The definitive international bibliography for the history of science, technology, and medicine and their influence on culture, this database now integrates four separately created bibliographies. Expanded at the end of 1999 to include records from an internationally renowned medical collection. Covers pre-history to the present.
    3. Host URL:,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=htm
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    5. Vendor: EBSCO
    6. Coverage: Describes journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews, and dissertations in all scientific disciplines and related fields. Citations reflect the contents of nearly 9,500 journals.
    7. Time Span: DATES OF COVERAGE: 1975 to the present.
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions.
      Only 2 simultaneous users allowed.
    9. Search Hints: There are no ISSNs in this database. Searching on ISBNs in not supported.
      Searches on YEAR are only supported in the second search box, as a 'limit' to another search.
      'Phrase' searches will find the terms in the same field, however they may not be adjacent to each other.
      Truncation is not supported in author searches. Try to 'AND' variations of an author's name together.