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  • DPLA

    DPLA

    The Digital Public Library of America provides access to primary and secondary online resources held by America’s libraries, archives, museums and other cultural heritage organizations.

  • Criminal Justice

    Criminal Justice

    Comprehensive periodical content for researchers studying law, law enforcement, forensic science, terrorism and more.

    Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

  • Introduction to U.S. History: The Civil War

    Introduction to U.S. History: The Civil War

    Primary source documents specific to the American Civil War from Gale Primary Sources: Archives Unbound. Supports academic research.

    Subject-specific collections support multidisciplinary research and targeted needs.

  • Military and Intelligence

    Military and Intelligence

    Search scholarly journals, magazines and reports covering all aspects of past and present military affairs. Updated daily.

    Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

  • U.S. History

    U.S. History

    Search balanced coverage of events in U.S. history. Best for novice historians and academic researchers. Updated daily.

    Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

  • War and Terrorism

    War and Terrorism

    Gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact and perception on a global scale.

    Articles on war and its causes, current events, terrorism, and more

  • World History

    World History

    Access balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.

    Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.

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American History Through Literature 1820-1870, ed. , v.  Icon
American History Through Literature 1870-1920, ed. , v.  Icon
American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Encyclopedia of the Great Depression, ed. , v.  Icon
Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.  Icon
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Global Events, ed. , v.  Icon
Government, Politics, and Protest: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. , v.  Icon
Human and Civil Rights: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Supreme Court Drama, ed. 2, v.  Icon
Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.  Icon
Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues, ed. , v.  Icon