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Research Starter: History

Journal Databases

Try these databases to find journal articles:

The library also has some indexes and bibliographies in print format that can be useful for finding historical periodical literature:

  • International Index (1907-1965) -- Indexes (at the end of Reference)
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Index (1965-1974) -- Indexes (at the end of Reference)
  • American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature -- Call no. BibRef Z6201 .A55 1995
  • Harvard Guide to American History -- Call no. REF Z1236 .F77 1974

Electronic Journals

The following journals are available electronically. See the A-Z list for other journal titles available through databases and/or in print in the Library.

Interlibrary loan requests

Use our interlibrary loan (ILL) form to request resources from other libraries around the nation:

Perkins Library ILL Request

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search