North American History Resources with Reference Information
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Online reference book chronicles American events, people, and places for each decade  [more info]
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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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Searches subscribed CQ Press reference works and historical documents.  [more info]
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This resource will cease as of 12/31/2014. Search over 500 reference titles using Credo.  [more info]
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Guide to Reference (ALA) (Cancelled)
This resource has been cancelled, effective 8/1/2014. A selective guide of reference sources, organized by academic discipline...  [more info]
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This database contains the entire text of the Oxford English Dictionary and the Historical Thesaurus of the OED.  [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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Includes the contents of the World Almanac and Book of Facts, the World Almanac of the U.S.A...  [more info]
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