Introducing: Historical Abstracts

history photoAre you interested in the historical development of your subject?  Now Historical Abstracts available directly through the Discovery Service, allows you to explore the world’s leading source of journal articles on all aspects of world history from 1450 onwards from more than 1,800 academic journals published as far back as 1955 on topics ranging from the history of individual countries, economics, education, politics, scientific and social developments.   The only major limitation of this resource is its coverage of North America (USA and Canada) is varied and may be unavailable or very limited, depending on the topic.


  • CLIO Notes: very brief timelines and historical outlines of selected eras/nations
  • Searches can be limited by people

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