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History Indexes and Databases

For Ancient History and Classics, see the Classics Indexes & Databases page.

Humanities Indexes & Databases

Social Sciences & Political Indexes and Databases

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Historical Periodicals and Newspapers Collections

The New York Times Index (in print)
The New York Times is the only national U.S. newspaper indexed back to 1851.
Most newspapers are not indexed beyond the 1960's.
Library has: 1851- 1997
Reference Storage AI21 .N48

Indexes to Popular Magazines

Resources at Western Michigan University



What journals does the Library own?

  • In paper - Check Ariadne - search on your discipline or subject area, and in Step 2, limit the location to "Periodicals"
  • Online - Check Online Journals at K - to find out what online journals the Library subscribes to

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