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Definitive History Resources for Community Colleges

History scholars, researchers, and educators turn to ProQuest for comprehensive reference material. ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ is the definitive digital archive with significant full-text and full-image newspapers dating back to the 18th century. Researchers can get a full picture of historical events by reviewing editorials, obituaries, birth and marriage announcements, photos, and ads. Periodicals Archive Online, with more than 3 million articles, offers an archive of leading academic journals, from 1802 to 2000, with some 20% in non-English languages.

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ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ - Chinese Newspapers Collection

Click here for the home of ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ - Chinese Newspapers Collection, which gives researchers unique insight into Chinese political and social life during the turbulent 120 year period from 1832 to 1953 with 12 English-language Chinese historical newspapers.

ProQuest Legislative Insight™

ProQuest Legislative Insight is a federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full-text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws.

Public Petitions to Parliament, 1833-1918

Integrated fully with U.K. Parliamentary Papers, Public Petitions to Parliament, 1833-1918 shows how “the people” during the 19th century influenced Parliament on political, ecclesiastical, colonial, taxation, and many other topics relevant to Britain and Empire.

Religious Magazine Archive

A searchable archive of magazines devoted to religious topics, spanning 19th-21st centuries. These publications span a wide variety of religions/denominations and offer insights into myriad aspects of the history of religion and society.

SIRS® Decades®

The use of source documents offers learners a direct glimpse into the past. But without context, these sources can confuse as often as illuminate. SIRS® Decades® places these resources into a relevant framework for understanding. The solution features more than 5,000 hand-selected primary and secondary source articles highlighting key events, movements, people, and places in twentieth-century America.

Supreme Court Insight (1975-present)

Supreme Court Insight is a complete online collection of full opinions from Supreme Court argued cases that includes per curiam decisions, dockets, oral arguments, joint appendices and amici briefs, with harmonized subject and organization indexing.

The HistoryMakers

This resource is a digital archive of 100 videos of oral history interviews of contemporary African Americans, produced in partnership with The HistoryMakers (www.thehistorymakers.com), a non-profit organization founded by Julieanna Richardson in 1999 with the mission of uncovering and preserving the untold stories of America.

The Vogue Italia Archive

The complete run of Vogue Italia – one of the most influential and renowned international editions of Vogue – from its launch in 1964 to present. Vogue Italia’s appeal and influence is international, with almost half of its issues typically being sold outside of Italy.

The Women’s Wear Daily Archive

The Women’s Wear Daily Archive connects researchers with the history and business of twentieth-century fashion through the digitized archive of Women’s Wear Daily, the leading fashion-industry trade paper since 1910.

Women's Magazine Archive

Women’s Magazine Archive comprises archival runs of leading women’s consumer magazines of the twentieth century. On completion the collection will offer approximately 850,000 pages, scanned in full color.

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