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Journal Databases

Try these databases to find journal articles:

Print indexes and bibliographies in the Library

These print indexes and sample subject bibliographies can be useful for finding historical periodical literature. Use the library's catalog to find other bibliographies (search the term bibliography as a subject in addition to your topic):

  • 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
  • A Checklist of American Eighteenth Century Newspapers in the Library of Congress -- Call no. Ref Z6951 .U47
  • Indian-White Relations in the United States: A Bibliography of Works Published 1975-1980 -- Call no. BibRef E92.U5 P67 1982

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