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History Databases: History

From back-in-the-day to way back in time -- these databases provide great historical information.

History Resources

War, political failure, disaster...  A knowledge of history helps us avoid the mistakes of the past.  That knowledge also sheds light on the good things, too.  Use these databases to discover the bad -- and the good -- in the people, places and things of the past. 

Credo Reference

Excellent history resources available.  Find articles from encyclopedias and other reference books, as well as images and maps.


These databases offer articles presenting the facts and perspectives on historical events.

ABC-Clio eBooks

ABC-Clio offers excellent and unique historical e-book titles.

  • American Slavery - a Composite Autobiography
  • Daily Life Through History (includes Elizabethan England, Ancient Greeks, Mayans, and more)

Speeches & Documents

Speeches & Historic Documents

Primary source documents are a "must" for historical research. Use these databases to find the full text and/or images of the important sources.

Black Freedom Struggle

HIstory Reference Center




Need a timeline of events? Use these databases to find one.