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The Hulbert Taft, Jr. Library
Online Subscription Databases
Ancient and Medieval History
Overview essays, biographies, events and topics, primary source documents, timelines, maps and charts, images and videos on eight ancient and medieval civilizations.
Daily Life Through History
This comprehensive collection of primary and secondary sources provides insight into the social history of societies from prehistory to the 21st-century. Includes authoritative content from more than 75 Greenwood reference works and original scholarly essays from prominent historians.
Salem Press Online (All eBooks)
Search the entire Salem ebook collection at once. Titles searched include history resources such as Great Events from History and Great Lives from History, as well as literary reference sources such as Critical Insights.
World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras
Covers from antiquity to the 16th century and around the globe from the Islamic world to the Americas; with reference articles, peer-reviewed essays written by scholars, and thousands of primary and secondary sources.
Scholarly Journal Articles may be found in:
Academic Search Complete
Ebsco's largest periodicals database provides access to thousands of magazines and journals in all disciplines. Limit your search to Full Text and Document Type: Article when looking for articles. Refine your results further by using the additional limiters in the left sidebar of your search results page. Note: Citations can be exported to NoodleTools.
Full-text scholarly journals in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, many of which are peer-reviewed. JSTOR also contains the 19th Century British Pamphlets Collection and ebook content.
This library subscription database provides access to millions of images which are rights-cleared for non-commercial, educational use.
Google Images (click on Tools and choose Usage Rights: Labelled for noncommercial reuse)
You may also use images from any of the Online Subscription Databases above.
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Encyclopedias and Reference Books / eBooks
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RhinoCat is the Library's automated catalog of books, ebooks, and other library materials.
- For books published in the last 25 years, use RhinoCat Advanced Search and limit Publication Date Range to 1995-
- A keyword search using a broad term will yield the most hits.
- When you identify a book that looks useful, click on the book title to open the book's full record.
- Click on subject headings to find other books with the same subject headings.
- Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on Browse shelf to see books that sit to the left and right on the shelf.
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