The following databases will lead you to articles in journals in history and related fields.

America: History & Life

America: History & Life is an index to journal articles, books, book reviews and dissertations on U.S. and Canadian history, prehistory to the present. It indexes materials published from 1964 - present .

Historical Abstracts

Historical Abstracts is a comprehensive index to the literature of world history (excluding the U.S. and Canada), 1450-present.  It indexes materials published from 1954 - present, including articles in over 2,000 journals plus books and dissertations.


JSTOR provides access to full-text archives of many journals in History and Classical Studies. JSTOR also includes titles in area studies including African Studies, Asian Studies, Latin American Studies and Middle East Studies.

Project MUSE

Project MUSE provides the full text of several titles in the field of history.

Oxford Journals

Oxford provides the full-text, 1996-present, of several titles in History including English Historical Review, French History, History Workshop Journal, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Twentieth-Century British History, and Past & Present.

Academic Search Complete

Academic Search Complete indexes over 9,300 periodicals in many disciplines, providing over 5,300 journals in full text.

Bibliography of Asian Studies

An index to research in Asian Studies published world-wide, 1971-present.