Academic Search Premier
Scholarly, multidiscipline database designed specifically for academic institutions. Contains indexing and abstracts for over 8,450 journals, with full text for more than 4,600 of those titles. Over 3,600 journals are peer-reviewed.
America: History and Life
Historical coverage of the United States and Canada from pre-history to the present.
American Song is a history database that contains 50,000 tracks from America's past. The database includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more.
Cambridge Histories Online
Instant access to the renowned texts of the Cambridge Histories series with the most up to date and authoritative scholarly content.
Historical coverage of the World from 1450 to the present.
International Medieval Bibliography
Multidisciplinary bibliography of Europe, North Africa, and the Near East in the Middle Ages, 300-1500.
Backfiles of hundreds of important journals in the arts and sciences.
New York Times (Historical)
Full text coverage from 1851 through 4 years ago.
Research guides on finding scholarship across a wide variety of subjects.
Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection, History
Offers a large range of fully-indexed subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Published from 1878 to 2012, Statistical Abstract is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
U.S. History In Context
Provides a complete overview of U.S. history that covers the most-studied events, issues and current information. Includes extensive image galleries, as well as audio and video.
American Memory (from the Library of Congress)
Emphasizes Anglo-American history
Internet History Sourcebooks Project
The Internet History Sourcebooks are collections of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts.
National History Center
Provides the historical context needed to better understand current events.
Making of America
The collection contains approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints.
University of Washington Libraries Digitial Collections
Includes the award-winning project American Indians of the Pacific Northwest, as well as collections especially strong in Seattle history, architecture, labor and industry, the Klondike Gold Rush, and our natural environment.
Dictionary of American History (electronic resource)
Dictionary of Contemporary World History (electronic resource)
Dictionary of World History (electronic resource)
Oxford English Dictionary (electronic resource)
Definitive record of the Engish language.
Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection, History (electronic resource)
International encyclopedia of the social sciences (electronic resource)
Cambridge Histories Online (electronic resources)
Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages (electronic resource)
Encyclopedia of North American Indians (electronic resource)
Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa (electronic resource)
Oregon Encyclopedia Project (electronic resource)
Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection, History(electronic resource)
By subject search
Below are some links to various subject searches in Primo. The subject search is a specific and helpful way to find materials about your area of interest.
By call number
If you want to browse for books in the library, use the call numbers below to find the subject areas that are of interest to you. You can use them to browse the reference section or the main stacks. The Library of Congress website may have a more detailed outline of call numbers for your subject area.
|DB||Austria - Liechtenstein - Hungary - Czechoslovakia|
|DC||France - Andorra - Monaco|
|DG||Italy - Malta|
|DH||Low Countries - Benelux Countries|
|F1-975||United States local history|
|F1001-1145.2||British America (including Canada)|
|F1201-3799||Latin America. Spanish America|