Landman Library

Subject Guide: History, International Studies, Political Science

Subject Specific Databases

JSTOR  Articles from a range of subject areas, including language and literature, philosophy, African American studies, and classical studies.

Sage Premier  Over 800 journals published by Sage., including journals in international relations, education, sociology, business, and more.

Taylor and Francis Politics, International Relations, and Security Collections  Previously called Informaworld, this database contains articles from over 200 journal in the area of politics and international relations

General/ Related Databases

Academic Search Ultimate  Robust bibliographic database with over 10,000 active full-text journals and magazines, over 9,000 active full-text peer-reviewed journals, and over 6,500 active full-text peer-reviewed journals with no embargo, in subjects including Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Psychology, Religion, Philosophy, Science, and Technology.

Newspaper Source Plus  Full text for more than 1,200 newspapers, more than 40 news magazines, news from more than 130 newswires, more than 74 million full-text articles, and more than 1.7 million television and radio news transcripts.

US Major Dailies  US Major Dailies provides access to the five most respected US national and regional newspapers, including The New York Times and Washington Post, co-exclusive access to The Wall Street Journal, and exclusive access to Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune.

WorldCat  Contains over 54 million records from over 10,000 librarries, for books and other materials found in libraries across the U.S. and worldwide.

Online Primary Source Archives

American Memory from the Library of Congress. “American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.”

American Rhetoric: Online Speech Bank. Collection of current and historical speeches in audio and/or video format.

United States National Archives. Search the U.S. National Archives by topic.

Presidential Libraries-U.S. National Archives. Searchable database of presidential libraries from Truman to George W. Bush.

U.S. History Resources. An annotated guide to the most useful websites for U.S. history and social studies from George Mason University

Primary Resources in U.S. History. This feature contains primary documents in text, image, and audio about the experiences of ordinary Americans throughout U.S. history.

Primary Resources in World History. This website reviews describe and evaluates online primary–source archives.

Fordham University’s-Internet Sourcebook. Collections of primary documents from the ancient, medieval, and modern world. Also contains special searchable collections on African, East Asian, Global, Indian, Islamic, Jewish,Science, Women’s, and LGBT History.

Avalon Project: from Yale Law School Library. Documents in Law, History,and Diplomacy. Includes major political and diplomatic documents, from BC to the present, such as: the Magna Carta, the Warsaw Pact, the Oslo Accords, and the 9/11 report.