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What is it? Historical Abstracts is a bibliographic database with citations and abstracts covering the history of the world from 1450 to the present, excluding the U.S. and Canada, which are covered by America: History and Life. It also covers some of the literature in the related social sciences and humanities. It indexes key historical journals from most major countries and selections from hundreds of journals in the social sciences and humanities that are of special interest to researchers and students of history. Covering journal articles, book and media reviews, and dissertations, about 20,000 new records are added each year. Updated monthly.

Why use it? World history since 1450 (excluding U.S. and Canada)

Coverage: 1955-Present

Access: Available on networked computers on the MSU campus in Bozeman and via the proxy server. Maximum of six simultaneous users at a time. Please log out when finished. A mobile version of Historical Abstracts is available.

Vendor: EBSCOhost

Learn more: For coverage, see the List of Periodicals. For help, try the Users Guide for AHL and HA databases.

Subjects: English, History Core

Linked Data Topics:
Article (publishing)
Related Databases:
British Periodicals
Book Review Index
Oxford English Dictionary
Oxford Reference Online
Nineteenth Century Index

Total interactions: 4066

Rank: 72 out of 239 (based on 4066 out of 1215626 total interactions with all of our databases)

Last updated: 2015-10-03 14:54:45 by Jan Zauha