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


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Bibliographies

  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • Oxford bibliographies online. Atlantic history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    OBO Atlantic history offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on the transnational interconnections between Europe, North America, South America, ... []

Biographies

  • American national biography View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    A standard biographical resource for more than 17,000 notable people in American history.
    Online Teaching Guide
  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • Julian Samora Library and Archives Institute for Latino Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
    The Julian Samora Library at the Institute for Latino Studies at Notre Dame collects, preserves, and provides access to rare books, manuscripts, personal ... []
  • Oxford dictionary of national biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The classic, authoritative biographical source for British history. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.
  • Who's who in the twentieth century View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record

Dictionaries

Directories

  • Archive finder View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Directory of primary source material from repositories and collections in the United States, the United Kingdom and Ireland. Features the entire collection ... []
  • ArchivesUSA (see Archive finder) View Full RecordND-only
    Directory of primary source material from repositories and collections in the United States, the United Kingdom and Ireland. Features the entire collection ... []

Encyclopedias

Government information

  • Access UN View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1945-
    Indexes current and retrospective United Nations documents and publications and includes full-text of several thousand UN documents. ... []
  • 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 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, ... []
  • Brevier Legislative Reports View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Vol. 1 (1859)-v. 24 (1887).
  • 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 ... []
  • CQ Supreme Court collection View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains historical analysis with updates and commentary on Supreme Court decisions. Includes biographies of Supreme Court justices and Supreme Court institutional ... []
  • Digital National Security Archive View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Declassified U.S. Government documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act by the National Security Archive, an independent non-governmental ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • 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
  • National Security archive View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Declassified U.S. documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act by the National Security Archive, an independent non-governmental research ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • Serial set maps, 1817-1980 View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: years 1855-1994, as of Sept. 2011.
    Specialized search module for maps from U.S. Congressional Serial Set, allowing focused searches on geographic areas, subjects the maps represent, their ... []
  • 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
  • US Geologic Survey Photographic Library View Full RecordFree Resource
    View and download images from the entire USGS image collection

Guides and finding aids

  • Early English newspapers : bibliography and guide to the microfilm collection View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Call Number: MICRO GUIDE PN 5114 .C69 1983c
    Provides listing of titles in the microfilmed Burney Collection of early English newspapers, with holdings information and microfilm reel number. ... []
    Checklist of titles
  • FamilySearch. Family History Library catalog View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record

News sources

  • 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 ... []
  • 19th century British Library newspapers (see Nineteenth century British Library newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
  • 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 ... []
  • 19th century UK periodicals (see Nineteenth century UK periodicals) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    "When complete it will make available full runs of nearly 600 titles ... of interest to historians and students of nineteenth-century literature and culture, ... []
  • 20th century American newspapers (see America’s historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
  • Accessible archives View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides selected text from newspaper collections: Pennsylvania gazette (1728-1800); The Civil War: a newspaper perspective (Nov. 1860-Apr. 1865); African ... []
  • African American newspapers, 1827-1998 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "online access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience... from more than 35 states ... ... []
  • African American Newspapers: the 19th Century (see Accessible archives) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    African American newspapers: the 19th century is a separately searchable part of Accessible archives.
  • America's historical newspapers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A growing collection allows users to search more than 1,000 U.S. historical newspapers published between 1690 and 1998 [and beyond], including titles from ... []
  • American history in video View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    "... provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles ... []
  • Atlanta constitution (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1868-1945
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for The Constitution (1868-1869), The Atlanta constitution (1869-1875), The Atlanta daily ... []
  • Atlanta daily world (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1931-2003
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for the Atlanta world (1931-1932) and the Atlanta daily world (1932-2003). Includes digital ... []
  • Boston globe (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1872-1981
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Boston daily globe (1872-1960) and Boston globe (1960-1981). Includes digital reproductions ... []
  • Brooklyn daily eagle View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1841-1902
  • Chicago tribune (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1849-1988
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Chicago daily tribune (1849-1858), Chicago press and tribune (1858-1860), Chicago tribune ... []
  • Christian Science monitor (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1908-1998
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text from the Christian Science monitor (1908-1925); Christian Science monitor, Atlantic ed. ... []
  • Chronicling America View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Search and view newspaper pages from 1880-1910 and find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.
  • Cincinnati enquirer (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1841-1922
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Daily Cincinnati enquirer (1841-1843), Enquirer and message (1843-1844), Daily enquirer ... []
  • Civil War: a Newspaper perspective (see Accessible archives) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Civil War: a Newspaper perspective is a separately searchable part of Accessible archives.
  • Detroit free press (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1831-1922
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Democratic Free Press & Michigan Intelligencer (1831-1832), Democratic Free Press (1832-1842), ... []
  • Early American newspapers (see America's historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    "... allows users to search more than 1,000 U.S. historical newspapers published between 1690 and 1922, including titles from all 50 states. Created by ... []
  • Early English newspapers : bibliography and guide to the microfilm collection View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Call Number: MICRO GUIDE PN 5114 .C69 1983c
    Provides listing of titles in the microfilmed Burney Collection of early English newspapers, with holdings information and microfilm reel number. ... []
    Checklist of titles
  • Eighteenth century journals View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1680-1835
    Portal to newspapers and periodicals c1680-1835 with integrated access to the Hope Collection at the Bodleian Library, Oxford (Eighteenth Century Journals ... []
  • HarpWeek View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1857-1912
    Intended to provide scholarly access to historians of the 19th century, HARP provides access to the illustrations, cartoons, news, literature, editorials, ... []
  • LexisNexis academic View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company ... []
  • Liberator (see Accessible archives) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Liberator is a separately searchable part of Accessible archives.
  • Los Angeles sentinel (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1934-2005
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Los Angeles sentinel (1934-2005). Includes digital reproductions providing access to ... []
  • New York Amsterdam news (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1922-1993
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for New York Amsterdam news (1922-1938), New York Amsterdam news (1938-1941 : City ed.), ... []
  • New York times (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1851-three years before present
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for the New-York daily times (1851-1857) and the New York times (1857-2008). Includes digital ... []
  • New York tribune (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1841-1962
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for New-York tribune (1841-1842), New-York daily tribune (1842-1866), New-York tribune ... []
  • Nineteenth century British Library newspapers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable full text of newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth-century Britain. Includes national and regional ... []
  • 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. ... []
  • Nineteenth century UK periodicals View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "When complete it will make available full runs of nearly 600 titles ... of interest to historians and students of nineteenth-century literature and culture, ... []
  • Paper of record View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable historical archive from PaperofRecord.com of full-page newspaper images created from newspaper collections on microfilm, preserving the original ... []
  • Pennsylvania Gazette (see Accessible archives) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Pennsylvania Gazette is a separately searchable part of Accessible archives.
  • Pittsburgh courier (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1911-2002
    Provides full page and article images with searchable full text for Pittsburgh courier (1910-1950 : City ed.), Courier (1950-1954 : City ed.), Pittsburgh ... []
  • ProQuest digital microfilm View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 2008:Jan.1-
    Digitized newspapers based on microfilm. Full-text articles from the Chicago tribune, New York Times (East Coast, Late ed.), Wall Street journal (Eastern ... []
  • Recorder View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides access to historically important stories of African-American individuals, organizations, and events in Indianapolis, Indiana in the 20th and 21st ... []
  • San Francisco chronicle (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1865-1922
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Daily dramatic chronicle (1865-1868), Daily morning chronicle (1868-1869), and San ... []
  • 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 ... []
  • Twentieth century American newspapers (see America’s Historical Newspapers) View Full RecordND-only
  • 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. ... []
  • Washington post (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1877-1996
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Washington post (1877-1954), Washington post and Times herald (1954-1959), Washington ... []
  • 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 ... []

Reviews (book, film, etc.)

  • America, history and life (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1910-
    Provides abstracts of scholarly literature on the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistoric times to the present. Search can ... []
  • LexisNexis academic View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company ... []