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HIST 1200.105: Laws of Migration and Empire (Fall 2017): Find Journal and
Magazine Articles

Research guide for Chris Szabla's class: HIST 1200.105, Laws of Migration and Empire.

Databases for Journals and Magazines Articles

America: History & Life. 1954- .
Access to citations and abstracts to journal articles and books about U.S. and Canadian history. Provides citations from 1954 to the present, with some links to the full text of journal articles.
In the absence of a direct article link, use our catalog to look up the journal titles and books from your search results.

Historical Abstracts. 1954- .
Complement to America: History & Life. Access to citations and abstracts for over 1,700 journals published worldwide in over forty languages. Journal articles and books about world history excluding North America. Provides citations from 1954 to the present, with some links to the full text of journal articles.
In the absence of a direct article link, use our catalog to look up the journal titles and books from your search results.

 

Databases for searching broadly, across disciplines and source types:

Academic Search Premier. EBSCO.
A general periodical database that provides citations and abstracts for articles from over 4,100 journals and includes full text from over 3,170 journals. You can limit your search to peer-reviewed articles (scholarly articles).

ProQuest Research Library.
Searches thousands of general interest magazines and scholarly journals covering a wide variety of subjects and academic disciplines. It also includes citations and abstracts to selected newspapers, television and radio programs. We subscribe to most of the periodicals indexed. Many articles are available full-text from the article citation page. You can limit your search to peer-reviewed articles (scholarly articles).

Reader's Guide Retrospective, 1892-1980.
Comprehensive indexing of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States for the time period.
Use our Catalog to look up the magazines indexed here.
Also available in the more browseable print format, Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature: Olin Reference AI 3 .R28 (covers 1901 through 2011 in annual volumes).

Articles & Full Text [aka Summon].
A vast index to online articles and eBooks. Links to full text in most cases.