History Reference Center

History Reference Center is an extensive full-text history reference database designed for secondary schools, public libraries and undergraduate research.

Publication List

The database features full text for more than 1,990 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books from leading history publishers, as well as full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, including:

  • America's Civil War
  • American Heritage
  • American Historical Review
  • American History
  • Archaeology
  • Aviation History
  • British Heritage
  • Foreign Affairs
  • German History
  • History
  • History Review
  • History Today (back to January 1975)
  • Journal of American History
  • Military History
  • Naval History
  • Wild West
  • World War II

Further, the database contains nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 77,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 37,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.