This is a guide to researching for an essay or dissertation in History.
The databases listed below contain research in History (journal articles and book articles). Choose a database appropriate for your specific topic. Historical Abstracts is a good general database in this subject (though it excludes the United States and Canada).
Below you will find a selective list of online primary sources. Remember to also check the library catalogue for primary sources published as books.
Early printed publications
Specific people and topics