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American History - Plant City: Online Library Resources for History

What is an Online Library Database?

Online Library Databases

Online library databases are searching platforms that allow users to locate resources from many different types of sources.  Some of those sources will be:

  • Academic journal articles
  • Newspaper articles
  • Magazine articles
  • Streaming Videos 
  • Images
  • e-Books

This LibGuide page is designed to introduce you to how to use a library database in order to find the most effective resources for your academic needs.


What are Library Databases?

The video below is by Yavapai College and explains the benefits of using library databases. 

Article Databases for History

The databases listed below are great resources to search for professional history journals, history related magazine and newspaper articles.  

Primary Source Documents

These databases listed below are great resources to search and find primary source documents.