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Full Text Finder (EBSCO) This resource allows you to search for specific journal titles in the OWHL's collection and see which databases have the full text articles.
Reference Sources - Databases
Biography in Context (Gale)
This database provides biographical reference articles on more than 650,000 international figures from all times periods and areas of study. It will also link you to relevant popular and scholarly press articles.
Europa World Plus
This database provides in-depth essays on different aspects of individual countries, specializing in economic and historical information.
Modern World History Online
This reference database covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history from the mid 15th century to the present. Some primary sources may also be found here.
World History: The Modern Era
This reference database covers global history from the Renaissance through today. Some primary sources may also be found here.
World History in Context (Gale)
This database provides reference and secondary source information on the most significant people, events, and topics in world history.
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Reference Sources - Books