Databases

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Explora

  • Enter your search term for newspaper and magazine articles, primary source documents, etc.
  • Limit (on left of results page): Select full text, publication dates, and source types.
  • Advanced Search: more search options.
  • Topic Overview: provides an overview of the topic.
  • View: original (pdf full text) form, or html full text (may be easier to read).
  • Cite (on the right): Select your citation format and copy citation.
  • For additional articles, return to the search results or use the Find Similar Results button.

Gale Databases: World History Collection

The World History Collection has a large searchable collection of articles, images, books and more about Ancient Rome and the middle ages.

World Book Online

This online encyclopedia offers brief overviews and a variety of topics