History and Classical Studies E-Resources


$subunit$subunit Academic Search Premier consists of a wide range of articles related to the social sciences, general sciences, humanities and education. It contains journals, magazines, newspapers, video content from the Associated Press and more.

$subunit America: History and Life with Full Text covers U.S. and Canadian history and culture and current affairs literature from prehistory to the present.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Canadian Encyclopedia features the complete content of the print version, in both official languages, as well as the Junior Encyclopedia of Canada (English only) plus interactive and multi-media resources.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online provides biographies of those who died between the years 1000 and 1930.

$subunit Early Canadiana Online is a multilingual resource providing access to primary source documents relating to Canada's heritage from the period of the first European settlers to the early 20th Century in a series of themed collections.

$subunit Early Encounters in North America provides access to primary sources including letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts relating to Canada, the United States, and the Caribbean for the period 1534 - 1850.

$subunit$subunit Frontier Life contains primary source documents such as letters, diaries, government papers, business records, land transactions, legal documents, speeches, books, and pamphlets as they relate to the exploration and settlement of North American, Australasian, and African frontiers between the seventeenth and mid-twentieth century.

$subunit Historical Abstracts provides coverage of world history (excluding Canada and the United States) from the 15th century to the present.

$subunit Iter General link to Iter resources examining the Renaissance and Medieval periods in Europe (400 to 1700 AD).

$subunit JSTOR is an archival database of full-text journals covering a wide variety of fields within the Arts, Science, and Business. Typically it does not include volumes published in the last 3 to 5 years.

$subunit Project MUSE is a full-text database providing access to peer-reviewed journals in cultural studies, history, politics, music, theatre, film, and literary criticism.

$subunit Scholars Portal Journals is a multi-disciplinary database with millions of articles drawn from journals covering every academic discipline. Previously known as E-Journals @ Nipissing University (Scholars Portal).

$subunit Slavery In America and the world features all essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and around the world.

$subunit Theatre in Video features streaming video of 20th Century plays, documentaries, interviews and instructional materials.

$subunit$subunit$subunit Hudson Bay Archives Microfilm Selected microfilm reels (digitized) from the Hudson Bay Archives

$subunit Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers features newspapers covering the entire 19th century, with an emphasis on such topics as the American Civil War, African-American culture and history, Western migration and Antebellum-era life, among other subjects.

$subunit Indigenous Peoples: North America includes extensive monograph, manuscript, newspaper, periodical and photograph collections.

$subunit Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part I provides primary source documents on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world.

$subunit Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part II provides researchers with primary source documents related to the Gay Rights Movement with resources from repositories like the Lesbian Herstory Educational Foundation; Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives; Women's Energy Bank; GLBT Historical Society; National Library of Medicine; among other archives.

$subunit Women’s Studies Archive: Women’s Issues and Identities this collection traces the path of women’s issues from past to present—pulling primary sources from manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals, and more. It captures the foundation of women’s movements, struggles and triumphs, and provides researchers with valuable insights.