Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

History

Library and internet resources for historical research.

Featured Resources

America: History & Life

1895-present. Covers the world's scholarly literature on the history of the United States and Canada...more.

Historical Abstracts

1863-present. Covers the world's scholarly literature on the history of the world, except the United States and Canada, from the 15th century to the present....more.

Gale Primary Sources

1600-1925. Platform that allows cross-searching of Nineteenth Century Collections Online, Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers, Eighteenth Century Collections Online, The Times Digital Archive, Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926, The Making of Modern Law: Trials, 1600-1926, The Economist Historical Archive: 1843-2014, and Archives Unbound....more.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Search across the following historical newspapers at one time: Chicago Defender (July 1909-1975), Chicago Tribune (1849-1994), St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1874-2003), and The New York Times (1851-2014)...more.

Best Bets

Historical Research in and via the SLU Libraries