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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

Interlibrary Loan Requests

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

Perkins Library ILL Request

Google Scholar

This search engine can help find scholarly articles that have not been included in the library's databases. Be cautious, though! There is no guarantee that the articles have been peer reviewed; check the journal's website to find out what their review process is.

Google Scholar Search