Research Tools and Databases in Social Documentation

Coverage: 1990 - current

Database of articles in peer-reviewed journals, magazines, and news sources with full text journal coverage for nearly all academic areas of study.

Tutorial
Academic Search Complete
15th century to present

Citations and abstracts covering the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada), indexing more than 2300 academic historical journals in over 40 languages back to 1955 

Historical Abstracts

Part of Newsbank's "Access World News" site. Searchable text of over 800 news sources in the United States.  Includes newspapers, blogs, and some video feeds.