historical abstracts

historical abstracts

historical abstracts

Historical Abstracts with Full Text covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women’s history, history of education and more. The database provides indexing of historical articles from journals back to 1955 and also includes access to full text for selected journals and books.
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Representing scholarship from more than 90 countries, this authoritative database provides selective indexing of historical articles from thousands of journals in a wide variety of languages. Coverage includes world history, military history, women’s history, history of education and much more.
Historical Abstracts with Full Text is the definitive full-text database covering world history (excluding the United States and Canada) from the 15th century to the present. It includes hundreds of history journals and books, plus useful features such as the ability to search by time period.

Historical Abstracts is the definitive index of literature covering world history (excluding the United States and Canada) from the 15th century to the present. Indexing thousands of journals in over 40 languages, it is an invaluable bibliographic database for history students.
Essential for libraries supporting upper-division and graduate research, Historical Abstracts provides a robust selection of bibliographic records from thousands of academic journals, magazines, books and monographs.

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Indexes, with abstracts, journals, books and dissertations on political, diplomatic, economic, social, and intellectual historndexes, with abstracts, journals, books and dissertations on political, diplomatic, economic, social, and intellectual history and related areas of the social sciences and humanities.y and related areas of the social sciences and humanities.

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Historical abstracts

  • Coverage Dates: Selective coverage back to 1886
  • Update Frequency: Ongoing
  • Audience: Research

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Covers modern world history (excluding the United States and Canada which are covered in the database America: History and Life) from 1450 to the present. It currently indexes about 2,300 journals in 40 languages, with indexing also for some books and dissertations. Most of the article citations include abstracts of 75-100 words.
Interlibrary Loan Type: Not Permitted

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Historical Abstracts provides references to journal articles on the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life). The database has annotated references to information on topics from the Renaissance to Tiananmen Square—over half a million entries in all.

All areas of historical research.
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Provides citations with abstracts to over 1,700 journals,book and media reviews, and dissertations.

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http://www.ebsco.com/products/research-databases/historical-abstracts-full-text
http://www.ebsco.com/products/research-databases/historical-abstracts
http://library.queensu.ca/search/database/historical-abstracts
http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/indexes/historical_abs
http://www.galileo.usg.edu/scholar/databases/zbhf/
http://libraries.indiana.edu/historical-abstracts
http://www2.le.ac.uk/library/find/databases/h/historicalabstracts
http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01759
http://library.appstate.edu/find-resources/databases/historical-abstracts-full-text
http://www.hematology.org/meetings/annual-meeting/abstracts

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