Cumberland University

History Subject Guide

 Subject Guide: History

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Selected Web Resources


America: History and Life with Full Text
Historical Abstracts with Full Text
ProQuest Central
Southern Life
HeritageQuest Online
Expanded Academic ASAP
Academic OneFile
Military and Intelligence Database
Lexis Nexis Academic
Lexis Nexis Congressional
Salem History

Selected Web Resources

American Historical Association - The web site of the American Historical Association provides information regarding membership, meetings, as well as job and career resources.

Best of History Web Sites - A web portal containing annotated links to over 1,000 history web sites as well as links to resources for history teachers including lesson plans, teacher guides, activities, and quizzes.

WWW Virtual Library: History - Browse history resources by continent or country, era or epoch, methods and materials, or by topic.

Internet History Sourcebooks - A collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts for educational use.  Information and documents from ancient to modern times.

HistoryNet - A web site from the Weider History Group, a major history magazine publisher, HistoryNet provides photo galleries, articles from various magazines, archives, and more. 

Library of Congress -- The Library of Congress website contains primary documents, film, images, maps, newspapers, and sound recordings from American history.

Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture – Comprehensive coverage of TN history through brief, easy to understand encyclopedia entries.