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)
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.
Subjects: English, History Core
- Related Databases:
- Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive
- Book Review Index Plus
- Oxford English Dictionary
- Oxford Reference Online
- American Periodicals Series
Total interactions: 5457
Rank: 55 out of 263 databases
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (based on 5457 out of 1874306 total interactions with all of our databases)
Last updated: 2019-07-21 02:38:52