History & Political Science

 

Article Indexes

Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
BBC - History
ERIC (WorldCat Local) - Resources for teaching history
Humanities International Index (EBSCOhost)
Military & Government Collection (EBSCOhost)
National Geographic Magazine Archive (Gale)
Staff College Automated Military Periodical Index (U.S. Dept. of Defense)

 

Information Literacy

Information Literacy in History

 

 

Primary Sources

Afghanistan Materials in English from the Arthur Paul Afghanistan Collection 
American Memory (Library of Congress)
ArchiveGrid (OCLC)
ArchiveGrid (WorldCat Local)
Calisphere - A World of Digital Resources (University of California)
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers 
Digital Library on American Slavery (University of North Carolina)
Foreign Relations of the United States
Gerald F. Ford Presidential Digital Library
Jacobite Heritage
Kansas History, Territorial through Civil War Years 1854-1865
Lowcountry Digital Library (South Carolina)
Making of America (University of Michigan)
Miami Metropolitan Archive
National Library of Ireland: Digital Resources
National Security Archive
Nebraska Memories (Nebraska Library Commission - Database of digitized documents from private and public libraries and historical collections)
Nebraska Public Documents
 (University of Nebraska & Nebraska Library Commission - historical government documents)
Nebraska Western Trails (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
Ohio History Online Portal
Online Archive of California (University of California)
Papers of Abraham Lincoln
Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States (1929-2001)
Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States (1991-2005)
The Torture Archive (George Washington University)
Union College Heritage Collections
Western Trails-Wyoming Collection
White House Tapes (University of Virginia, Miller Center of Public Affairs)
Women Working, 1800-1930
 (Harvard University Library, Open Collections Program)

 

Mobile Apps & Websites

EBSCOhost App
History: Maps of the World (iTunes)
London: A City Through Time (iTunes): 2012 app of the year develped by Pan Macmillan's London Encyclopaeida and the Museum of London features 360 views, spinable artefacts, zoomable historic panoramas, documentaries, audio tours, 6,000 articles and 2,000 photographs. 

 

Useful Web Sites

Alaska Native Collections (Smithsonian)
American Civil War Homepage (George H. Hoemann, University of Tennessee, Knoxvile) - Note: Temporarily unavailable on UC campus due to automated content filtering system error.
American Women's History: An Online Guide
 (Ken Middleton, Middle Tennessee State University)
Vietnam Center (Texas Tech University

Blogs

Informed Comment: Thoughts on the Middle East, History, and Religion - A blog by Juan Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan

 

Teaching Resources

History Matters: The U.S. Survey Course on the Web

 

New Books


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