U.S. History II Research Paper
For your U.S. History II project, you will need to use at least 6 sources to find information for a presentation and essay. The following databases and links on this page are provided to help you find sources and offer guidance. For citation help, please see the Citing an Bibliography Info tab on the menu to the left.
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U.S. History in Context
Articles pertaining to the significant events, people, and topics of U.S. history
U.S. History Collection
Well-rounded thinking of both current coverage and events in US history
Criminal Justice Collection
Journals for law related articles
Military and Intelligence Collection
Past and current state of military affairs
Newspapers and Magazines
New York Times
Full text articles from 1985 and onwards
New York Times Archive 1851-1923
Archival articles published prior to 1923. Be careful, however, as you will only be allowed to view up to 10 articles each calendar month. There is a fee for articles published after 1923 and before 1986. Since this link directs you to a search page hosting articles published before and after 1923, it is important to search according to dates. To make sure you're searching the right articles, find the box to the left and type in specific search dates.
Full text articles from 1980 and onwards
This database is 100% full text and includes over 600 titles including: Consumer Reports, Time, National Geographic, The New Yorker, Newsweek, Vanity Fair, US News and World Report, Vogue, Fortune, Business Week, National Review, Cosmopolitan, NPR and Oprah.
Search through six history databases.
Search scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles