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Background Information

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Online access to Bibliographic Index is no longer available.  Print volumes for 1937-2008 (v.1-48) are available in Carrier Library. Please stop by the public service desk for assistance with retrieval.  [more info]
Carrier Library - Stack 2a
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A collection of full-text reference books in history.  [more info]
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Cambridge Histories Online provides political, economic and social history, philosophy and literature...  [more info]
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Search over 500 reference titles using Credo.  [more info]
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A selective guide of reference sources, organized by academic discipline...  [more info]
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Find subject specific lists of scholarly articles in Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO).  Each research guide in OBO provides an introduction to the topic and annotated bibliographic lists of books and articles recommended by scholars in the field.  [more info]
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Database of full-text scholarly reference books on all subjects.  [more info]
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Search most of JMU's reference collection for background articles from encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, etc.  [more info]
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Age of Exploration - Print Guide

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Journal Articles

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An index with abstracts to history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present...  [more info]
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The Bibliography of British and Irish History (BBIH) provides historical data on the British Isles from 55BC to present.  Secondary sources only.  [more info]
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An index with abstracts to more than 1,800 journals in 40 languages on world history from 1450 to the present.  [more info]
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Indexes articles in the subjects of gerontology, history, international relations, journalism, law, linguistics, and many more subjects.  [more info]
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Indexes journal articles, conference proceedings, monographs, multi-authored works and book reviews on Islam.  [more info]
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Full online text and images for back issues of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, anthropology, sociology, literature, etc.  [more info]
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An index with abstracts and some full text covering all subjects, including humanities and social sciences.  [more info]
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Books & Videos

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An index with abstracts to history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present...  [more info]
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The Bibliography of British and Irish History (BBIH) provides historical data on the British Isles from 55BC to present.  Secondary sources only.  [more info]
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A collection of full-text digital books. Digital version of the Early American Imprints...  [more info]
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Early English Books Online™, 1475-1700 (EEBO) provides digital access to more than 100,000 literary and historical classics....  [more info]
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An index with abstracts to more than 1,800 journals in 40 languages on world history from 1450 to the present.  [more info]
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Indexes journal articles, conference proceedings, monographs, multi-authored works and book reviews on Islam.  [more info]
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Full text of every book about the Americas published anywhere between 1500 and 1926...  [more info]
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Catalog of over 62 million titles cataloged by libraries worldwide ...  [more info]
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Images

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Image database containing over 1 million images in subject areas such as art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, world history, literature and more.  [more info]
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Primary source collection of personal accounts of traders, slaves, missionaries, explorers, soldiers, native...  [more info]
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Letters & Diaries

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Primary source database offering women's diaries and letters...  [more info]
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Primary source collection of personal accounts of traders, slaves, missionaries, explorers, soldiers, native...  [more info]
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Newspapers

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A collection of English news media in the form of newspapers, pamphlets, and broadsides from the United Kingdom collected by Reverend Charles Burney.  [more info]
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A cluster of collections reflecting the history of the United States through its congressional publications...  [more info]
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Primary Sources

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A collection of English news media in the form of newspapers, pamphlets, and broadsides from the United Kingdom collected by Reverend Charles Burney.  [more info]
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A cluster of collections reflecting the history of the United States through its congressional publications...  [more info]
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Primary source database offering women's diaries and letters...  [more info]
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Primary documents (church, state, estate, and personal) from one village in England over the course of four centuries.  [more info]
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A collection of full-text digital books. Digital version of the Early American Imprints...  [more info]
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Primary source collection of personal accounts of traders, slaves, missionaries, explorers, soldiers, native...  [more info]
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Early English Books Online™, 1475-1700 (EEBO) provides digital access to more than 100,000 literary and historical classics....  [more info]
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Full text of every book about the Americas published anywhere between 1500 and 1926...  [more info]
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