An index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Includes citations and links to journal articles, dissertations, primary documents, books and reviews. Links to fulltext are included.
US Cultural and Ethnic Studies
A multi-disciplinary full text database that includes peer-reviewed academic journals as well as general magazines and news sources. The database contains full text for more than 8,750 journals including more than 7,800 peer-reviewed titles.
Fulltext access to approximately 270 US newspapers spanning 150 years of the African American experience. The collection features papers from more than 35 states—including many rare and historically significant 19th century titles.
Nearly 4,000 narratives told by ex-slaves collected under the auspices of the Works Projects Administration between 1936 and 1938
Gender and women's studies literature. Includes over 300 titles, with more than 250 in full-text, from an array of academic, radical, community and independent presses. Topics include sexuality, religion, societal roles, feminism, masculinity, eating disorders, healthcare, and the workplace.
Full-text newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press. Includes popular, news and community publications as well as scholarly journals. Ethnic categories covered include African American/Caribbean/African, Arab/Middle Eastern, Asian/Pacific Islander, European/Eastern European, Hispanic, Jewish, and Native People. Nearly a quarter of the material in the collection is in Spanish. Updated daily.
More than 17,000 of the most credible business, legal, and news sources. Includes law reviews & journals, Supreme Court decisions, cases & statutes, and the full text of thousands of newspapers, company profiles & other business sources.
Will be retired at the end of 12/2017 and replaced with NexisUni.
Contains virtually every book, pamphlet and broadside published in America over a 160-year period. Digitized from one of the most important collections ever produced on microform, Early American Imprints, Series I is based on Charles Evans’ renowned “American Bibliography” and Roger Bristol’s supplement. Including more than 36,000 printed works and 2.3 million pages, Series I also offers new imprints not available in microform editions.
Hundreds of colonial-era and United States newspapers; articles editorial content advertisements & classifieds. From the American Antiquarian Society and other institutions
Books published in Britain and America in the eighteenth century. Includes directories, sheet music, pamphlets etc.