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A Guide to World History

Reference Works - A Place to Begin


Latin American Studies Encyclopedias/Bibliographies

A Note About Keywords and Subject Headings

"Bibliography," "historiography," and "sources" are all Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) subheadings.

Journal Article Databases



Google Scholar vs. Primo

JSTOR vs. Academic Search Complete

Hein Online 

More than 900 searchable full-text law journals and many legal resources, including the Code of Federal Regulations, United States Code, and U.S. Statutes at Large. Useful for U.S. political history.

Open Access Cookbook Archives

Home Economics / Domestic Sciences Periodicals

Digital Images Archives

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Primary Source Collections