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History - Library Resources: Databases

History Databases

MDC students and employees have free access to over 100 subscription-based databases containing popular and scholarly periodicals, ebooks, videos, and other types of information resources.

The databases listed below are useful for historical topics. (See also this printer-friendly PDF handout.)

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Find a Journal

Use the Journal Search to find out which, if any, of our library databases contain the full text of a particular periodical. You can search for a specific journal, or browse journals by discipline.

Education Databases

As teachers, you might also be interested in the following education-related databases.

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More Databases

For more information about our library databases, plus discipline-specific recommendations and printer-friendly handouts for students, visit Research & Writing Guides: Recommended Databases.