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Use databases to find online sources and articles about your topic. Use the following databases to start searching!
- EBSCO is a premium research database that contains articles from a variety of disciplines.
- America: History & Life
- Academic Search Premier
- European Views of the Americas, 1493-1750
- JSTOR gives you access to scholarly journals from various disciplines.
- African-American Studies
- American Studies
o learn more about and access all of our databases, go to the Library's Online Databases page.
A-Z List of Databases
- Use quotations to search for a phrase such "Bacon's Rebellion".
- When you find an article, take a look at its Subject terms or Descriptors. By clicking on a Subject term, the database will search for other similar sources.
Some example keywords and research topics:
Keyword to try a search on your own:
Cold War Enlightenment European Monarchies and Absolutism French Revolution
Globalization Imperialism and Colonialism Industrial Revolution Nation-Building
World War I World War II
Choose Email from the Tools, to email an article to yourself.
The links will prompt you to login with your Canvas login. See example below.
Tools for Databases
Tools allow you to Cite, Print, Email or Download articles