General History Resources
World History in Context
All-purpose databases for history research.
References, news, primary sources, images and web links.
A database collecting multiple Oxford reference publications. A great place to start almost any research project.
*You will need the library's username and password to access this site.
Global Issues in Context
For research about issues and events around the world, including statistics about every country, recent international news, and reference articles.
CIA World Fact Book
Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues for 266 world countries.
History News Network
Articles by historians about current events and how they are tied to history.
Fun website of world timelines and histories.
The United Nations Library
UN history, documents, speeches, maps, statistics. A huge collection of information about the world.
African American History
Schomberg Center for Research in Black Culture
The digital collection of the premier collection documenting the experiences of people of African descent throughout the world.
American Indian History