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Why journal articles?
Journal articles provide narrow, focused coverage of a topic. Journal articles are also very useful because they can provide a current, up-to-date analysis of a topic.
Subject Specific Databases
includes over four million records describing archival materials, bringing together information about historical documents, personal papers, family histories, and more.
The Gale history resources includes the Academic OneFile, U.S. History Collection, World History Collection, Military and Intelligence Database Collection, War and Terrorism Collection, Pop Culture Collection, and InfoTrac Newsstand.
Tennessee Electronic Library
Find the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture and the Tennessee Virtual Archive (TeVA) in TEL.
Perseus Digital Library
An online version of the Perseus Project which contains documentation, with sketches and photographs, of archaic and classical Greece to 146 BC.
U of Chicago History Collections
Digitized papers of Jefferson Davis and other historical figures, historic photos, maps, and more!
British History Online
A digital library of key printed primary and secondary sources for the history of Britain and Ireland, with a primary focus on the period between 1300 and 1800. Includes maps, archival documents of institutions, and more!
Making of America Journals (Hosted at Cornell University)
A 19th-century journal archive including The Atlantic Monthly, The American Whig Review, The American Missionary, and more!
American Presidency Project
Find presidential papers, election information, and audio/video archive of presidential speeches.
A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation
the records and acts of Congress from the Continental Congress and Constitutional Convention through the 43rd Congress, including the first three volumes of the Congressional Record, 1873-75
Digitised Manuscripts - British Library
Find ancient, medieval, and 19th century manuscripts from multiple countries, even British-sided publications on the American Civil War.
First World War Poetry Digital Archive
an online repository of over 7000 items of text, images, audio, and video
The magazine of the National Endowment for the Humanities--back issues available to 1997
Library of Congress Digital Collections
Find historic maps, presidential papers, historic photographs, and Civil War resources.
National Women's History Museum
Information on notable women in history
US Census Bureau
Find Historical Statistics of the United States: Colonial Times to 1970
Off Campus Access
When asked for your ID# for user authentication, this is the number on the back of your Aquinas ID card, under the barcode. Make sure that you have gotten your ID card activated at the Aquinas College Library before attempting to use the databases off campus. If you need a password or a password reset, please email a librarian who will send you a password set/reset email.
Still have questions? Contact the Library staff during opening hours at 615-297-7545, ex. 435.
4210 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
Phone: 615-297-7545 ext.435
InterLibrary Loan: ext 435