Librarian

George Rugg
102 Hesburgh Library
574 631-6506
grugg@nd.edu


Related Subjects

History (Western European and World)

History (U.S. and Canada)

QuickSearch: Advanced Search

Access to these resources is governed by license agreements which restrict use … read more

E-Books

  • 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers (see Seventeenth-eighteenth century Burney Collection newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFindText EnabledFull Text Resource
    Searchable full-text access to the British Library's collection of the newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817)--the ... []
  • 18th century collections online (see ECCO: Eighteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • 19th Century collections online (see Nineteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFindText Enabled
    Focuses on primary source collections of the nineteenth century, including a variety of material types--monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ... []
  • 19th century U.S. newspapers (see Nineteenth century U.S. newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Searchable database containing digital facsimile images of newspapers; presented as full page layout as well as single articles; advertisements and illustrations ... []
  • Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Consists of approximately 20,000 documents of general correspondence, including incoming and outgoing correspondence and enclosures, drafts of speeches, ... []
  • Adams papers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "... John Adams's complete diaries, selected legal papers, and the ongoing series of family correspondence and state papers. This XML edition presents ... []
  • Afghanistan and the U.S., 1945-1963 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    This collection comprises, in their entirety, the Scholarly Resources microfilm collections entitled Records of the Department of State relating to internal ... []
  • American broadsides and ephemera. Series I View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Based on the American Antiquarian Society's landmark collection ... offers fully searchable facsimile images of approximately 15,000 broadsides printed ... []
  • American Civil War research database View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Contains indexed, searchable information on over 4 million soldiers and thousands of battles, together with 15,000 photographs. ... In addition to 222 ... []
  • American decades primary sources View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Cross-disciplinary source spanning the 20th century. Each volume in the set includes full or excerpted primary sources representing the seminal issues, ... []
  • American Indian correspondence View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Collection of almost 14,000 letters written by Presbyterian missionaries to the American Indians during the years from 1833 to 1893. Part of Archives Unbound. ... []
  • American Indian histories and cultures. View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Presents insights into interactions between American Indians and Europeans from their earliest contact through late twentieth century. Browse through a ... []
  • American Indian Movement and Native American radicalism View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Formed in 1968, the American Indian Movement (AIM) expanded from its roots in Minnesota and broadened its political agenda to include a searching analysis ... []
  • American President View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides a comprehensive collection of material about the U.S. Presidents and the history of the presidency. Features essays about each President and their ... []
  • American state papers, 1789-1838 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1789-1838
    Search or browse U.S. congressional materials originating from 1789 and covering through 1838, including 1st Congress, 1st Session through 25th Congress, ... []
  • American West View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material, and rare printed sources from the Graff Collection about the American West, including tales of ... []
  • Arte Público Hispanic historical collection, series 1 and series 2 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Series 1
    Series 2, Leaders, writers, and thinkers
    Series 1 is a collection of historical content pertaining to U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture. Series 2, Leaders, Writers, and Thinkers, presents ... []
  • Artemis primary sources View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Includes 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection; 19th Century British Newspapers; 19th Century UK Periodicals; Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO); ... []
  • Black thought and culture View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "source for the published works of numerous historically important black leaders. Along with well-known works, the collection features approximately 5,000 ... []
  • British online archives View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "The archive has a wide range of items to interest those researching territories colonised by Britain including: America, India, Africa, the West Indies, ... []
  • Cambridge histories online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides full text online access to the complete 250-plus volumes of Cambridge Histories reference series. Covers political, economic and social history, ... []
  • Canadian Oxford dictionary View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Chiniquy collection View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROMs in Reserve Book Room.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic BX 9225 .C48 P47 2002
    Coverage: 24 CD-ROMs
    The Chiniquy Collection consists of a collection guide and 23 CDs containing JPEG images of letters, newspaper clippings, photographs, and memorabilia ... []
    Archive catalog
  • Companion to digital humanities View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Offers a concise overview of the emerging field of humanities computing. Contains original articles written by leaders in the field. Major sections focus ... []
  • Congressional hearings (see ProQuest congressional) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides U.S. legislative information, including full text of bills, public laws, committee reports, hearings, House and Senate documents, Congressional ... []
  • Congressional record (see ProQuest congressional) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides U.S. legislative information, including full text of bills, public laws, committee reports, hearings, House and Senate documents, Congressional ... []
  • CQ Congress collection View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides a survey of legislation considered and passed by the United States Congress. Data with commentary on public policy legislation, members of Congress ... []
  • Documentary history of the ratification of the Constitution View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Database of thousands of sources to trace the U.S. Constitution's progress through each of the thirteen states' conventions in the period 1787 through ... []
  • Dolley Madison View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable database of the correspondence of Dolley Payne Madison, seen as the most important First Lady of the nineteenth century. Will ultimately include ... []
  • Doris Duke Indian Oral History Collection View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The Duke Collection of American Indian Oral History online provides access to typescripts of interviews (1967-1972) conducted with hundreds of Indians ... []
  • Early American imprints. Series I, Evans, 1639-1800 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Covering American history and literature from the colonial period through the 18th century, this database of some 37,000 titles is a full-text digitization ... []
  • Early American imprints. Series II, Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Covering every aspect of American life during the early decades of the United States, this database provides full-text access to 36,000 American books, ... []
  • Early English books online (see EEBO : Early English books online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English ... []
  • Early republic View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable database of primary material documenting the actions, debates, and thoughts of the First Federal Congress and its members. Includes the full ... []
  • ECCO : Eighteenth Century Collections Online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • EEBO : Early English books online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English ... []
  • Eighteenth Century collections online (see ECCO : Eighteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • Encyclopedia of war View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides an overview of important events, people, and terms associated with warfare, from the Punic Wars to the Mongol conquest of China and the War on ... []
  • First World War View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Offers access to primary and secondary source materials documenting the First World War. Primary sources include printed books, personal narratives, pamphlets, ... []
  • Foreign relations between Latin America and the Caribbean States, 1930-1944 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Originally microfilmed as Records of the Department of State relating to Political Relations, this collection provides unique perspectives for the study ... []
  • Frederick Douglass papers at the Library of Congress View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The first release of the Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress contains approximately 2,000 items relating to Douglass's life as an escaped ... []
  • Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature (see Making of the modern world, 1450-1850) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Coverage: Late-15th thru mid-19th centuries
    Provides full-text and full-page-image access to books from the 1460-1850 period, and pre-1906 serials, focusing on economics interpreted in the widest ... []
  • HathiTrust Digital Library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially ... []
    HathiTrust Frequently Asked Questions
  • Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930 View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Web-based collection of selected historical materials from Harvard's libraries, archives, and museums that documents voluntary immigration to the US from ... []
  • In motion View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A new interpretation of African American history over the last 400 years which includes essays, books, articles, manuscripts, illustrations, lesson plans, ... []
  • In the first person View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides in-depth indexing of more than 2,500 collections of oral history in English from around the world. With future releases, the index will broaden ... []
  • International encyclopedia of revolution and protest View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Description based on print version record.
  • James Madison papers, 1723-1836 View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Consists of approximately 12,000 items housed in the Library of Congress Manuscript Division, captured in some 72,000 digital images, including correspondence, ... []
  • JFK's foreign affairs and international crises, 1961-1963 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    This digital collection, originally microfilmed as JFK and Foreign Affairs, 1961-1963, consists of all three sections of the microfilm product: Subject ... []
  • JSTOR ebook collection View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 2013-
    A collection of scholarly books in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
  • Latino-Hispanic American experience (seeArte Publico Hispanic historical collection) View Full RecordND-only
    Series 1 is a collection of historical content pertaining to U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture. Series 2, Leaders, Writers, and Thinkers, presents ... []
  • LexisNexis congressional (see ProQuest congressional) View Full RecordND-only
    Indexes information produced by or pertaining to the United States Congress from 1789 to the present. Provides full text for many titles, generally from ... []
    Search ND Law catalog for full-text documents on microfiche
  • Making of modern law. Legal treatises 1800-1926 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Derived from two essential reference collections for historical legal studies, the Nineteenth Century and Twentieth Century Legal Treatises microfilm collections, ... []
  • Making of modern law. Primary sources, 1620-1926 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "a fully searchable digital archive of more than 1,300 individual titles consisting of about 2,225 volumes sourced chiefly from the Lillian Goldman Law ... []
  • Making of modern law. Trials, 1600-1926 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A full-text searchable collection of Anglo-American trials. Based on holdings of the law libraries of Harvard and Yale, and the Library of the Bar of the ... []
  • Making of the modern world View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Late 15th thru early 20th centuries
    Provides full-text and full-page-image access to books from the 1450-1914 period, and pre-1906 serials, focusing on economics interpreted in the widest ... []
  • Manuscript women's letters and diaries View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "... brings together 100,000 pages [when complete] of the personal writings of women of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, displayed as high-quality images ... []
  • New Pauly online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Updated version and English translation of Pauly's Real-Encyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users. ... []
  • Nineteenth Century collections online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Focuses on primary source collections of the nineteenth century, including a variety of material types--monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ... []
  • Nineteenth century U.S. newspapers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable database containing digital facsimile images of newspapers; presented as full page layout as well as single articles; advertisements and illustrationsretained. ... []
  • Oral history online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides indexing to English language oral histories held in repositories and collections; includes interview-level records (some with full text; some ... []
  • Overland journeys View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Comprised of selections from the microfilm collections Travels in the West and Southwest and the Plains & Rockies, this digital collection provides a ... []
  • Oxford companion to American military history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford companion to Canadian history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford companion to military history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford companion to the Supreme Court of the United States View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford companion to United States history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford companion to World War II View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford dictionary of local and family history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford encyclopedia of American political and legal history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Comprehensive coverage of political and legal history in the United States covering the key events, historical actors, presidential elections, court cases, ... []
  • Oxford encyclopedia of American social history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford encyclopedia of the modern world View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "provides information about major world developments from 1750 to the present... articles on world events; countries; organizations; regions; ethnic groups; ... []
  • Oxford essential dictionary of the U.S. military View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford guide to United States Supreme Court decisions View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford international encyclopedia of legal history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "provide[s] both historical and contemporary comparisons of the world legal systems... include[s] private law (contract, tort, civil procedure), public ... []
  • Oxford scholarship online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Cross-searchable collection containing full text for thousands of books published by Oxford University Press. Subject areas include biology, business and ... []
  • Papers of Alexander Hamilton View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "... contains all twenty-seven volumes of the print edition -- all the writings by and to Hamilton known to exist, some 12,500 documents -- including all ... []
  • Papers of Eliza Lucas Pinckney and Harriott Pinckney Horry View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains "...letters, diaries, and other documents that span nearly a century (1739-1830) and provide a window on politics, social events, and people of ... []
  • Papers of George Washington View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A landmark in historical scholarship, The Papers of George Washington encompasses five separate series and the complete diaries. This digital edition offers ... []
  • Papers of James Madison digital edition View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains all content of the print edition and adds linked cross-references and more. As chief author of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, secretary ... []
  • Papers of Thomas Jefferson View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The collected papers of the third U.S. president, author of the Declaration of Independence, a chief figure of the Enlightenment. Brings together all 33 ... []
  • Pauly online (see New Pauly online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Updated version and translation of Pauly's Real-Encyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft.
  • Popular culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Rock and roll, counterculture, peace and protest contains original archival materials about popular culture in the U.S. and U.K. from 1950 to 1975. Topics ... []
  • Presidential recordings of Lyndon B. Johnson View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Consists of three series: War on Poverty, 1964 (edited by Guian A. McKee); Civil Rights, 1964 (edited by Kent B. Germany); and Vietnam, 1964-65 (edited ... []
  • Project Muse ebook collections View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 2012-2013 complete collections
    A collection of scholarly books published by University Presses in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
  • ProQuest congressional View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Indexes information produced by or pertaining to the United States Congress from 1789 to the present. Provides full text for many titles, generally from ... []
    Search ND Law catalog for full-text documents on microfiche
  • Records of the Persian Gulf War View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "...contains materials related to the diplomatic and military response by the United States (as part of a multi-national force) to the Iraqi invasion of ... []
  • Rock and roll, counterculture, peace and protest (see Popular culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975) View Full RecordND-only
  • Sabin Americana, 1500-1926 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Based on Joseph Sabin's landmark bibliography [Bibliotheca Americana: A Dictionary of Books Relating to America from Its Discovery to the Present Time], ... []
  • Seventeenth-eighteenth century Burney Collection newspapers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable full-text access to the British Library's collection of the newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817)--the ... []
  • Slavery & anti-slavery View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable collections of documents and images covering "the transatlantic slave trade and the global movement for the abolition of slavery from the sixteenth ... []
  • Tiananmen Square and U.S.-China relations, 1989-1993 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "This digital collection reviews U.S.-China relations in the post-Cold War Era, and analyzes the significance of the 1989 Tiananmen Square demonstrations, ... []
  • U.S. Middle East peace policy and America's role in the Middle East peace process, 1989-1993 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "This collection contains Bush Presidential Records from a variety of White House offices. These files consist of letters of correspondence, memoranda, ... []
  • United States congressional serial set View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: years 1817-1994
  • Valley of the shadow View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
    Call Number: HESB GEN F 157.F8 A942 2000
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic F 157 .F8 A942 2000
    Coverage: Disc 1
    "This [hypertext] project interweaves the histories of two communities on either side of the Mason-Dixon line during the era of the American Civil War:" ... []
    Website related to the CD-ROM version
  • Valley of the shadow View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Valley Project details life in two American communities, one North and one South, from the time of John Brown's Raid through the Age of Reconstruction. ... []
  • Virginia Company archives View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Documentation for the founding and economic development of Virginia as seen through the papers of the Virginia Company of London, 1606-1624. Includes the ... []
  • Washington Irving View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB RES PS2052 .S458 2003
    Fourteen books by Washington Irving, including the The Sketchbook of Goeffrey Crayon (with stories like Rip van Winkle) and the Adventures of Captain Bonneville, ... []
  • Whitewater : from the editorial pages of the Wall Street Journal View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic E 886.2 .W485 2001
    CD-ROM consists of "all six volumes of the Journal's collected editorials and op-ed stories on the Clinton Administration. Included is the "The Journal's ... []
  • Who's who in the twentieth century View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record