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America: History & Life with Full Text (EBSCO)       
BHI: British Humanities Index (CSA) (ProQuest)       
Cambridge University Press eBooks (via Cambridge Core)       
Historical Abstracts (EBSCO)       
Humanities Index (Proquest)       
Project Muse       

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17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers (Gale)       
19th Century U.S. Newspapers Parts I and II (Gale)       
19th Century UK Periodicals Part I and II (Gale)       
ABC CLIO EBooks       
ACLS Humanities Ebook (HEB)       
American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection 1684-1912 (EBSCO)       
American Broadsides and Ephemera (Readex - NewsBank)       
American State Papers 1789-1838 (NewsBank)       
American West (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Apartheid South Africa 1948-1980 (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Archives of Sexuality & Gender (Gale)       
Archives Unbound (Gale)       
Aristoteles Latinus Database (BREPOLiS)       
Associated Press Collections Online (Gale)       
AUSPORT Australian Sport Database (Informit)       
BCcampus Open Textbooks (BCcampus)       
Bibliography of Asian Studies       
Bibliography of British & Irish History (BREPOLiS)       
British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries 1500-1950 (Alexander Street Press)       
British Columbia Reports and Digest of British Columbia Case Law (1867-1948)       
British Library Newspapers Parts I-IV (Gale)       
British Literary Manuscripts Online, c. 1660-1900 (Gale)       
British Periodicals (ProQuest)       
Cairn (Cairn.Info)       
Cambridge Histories Online (via Cambridge Core)       
Canadian Parliamentary Database        
Canadiana Online       
Champlain Society Archives       
Chatham House Online Archive (Gale)       
China, America and the Pacific (Adam Matthews)       
China: Trade, Politics and Culture, 1793-1980       
Confidential Print: Africa 1843-1966 (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Confidential Print: Middle East 1839-1969 (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Confidential Print: North America 1824-1961 (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Daily Mail Historical Archive (Gale)       
Defining Gender, 1450-1910       
Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online       
Digital South Asia Library       
Discovering American Women's History Online       
Drama Online (Bloomsbury Publishing)       
e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collection       
Early American Imprints - Evans 1639-1800 (Readex - NewsBank)       
Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker 1801-1819 (Readex - NewsBank)       
Early American Newspapers Series 1: From Colonies to Nation: An Essential Record of 18th- and Early 19th- Century America (Readex - NewsBank)       
Early Encounters in North America: People, Cultures, and the Environment (Alexander Street Press)       
Early English Books Online (EEBO)(Proquest)       
Early European Books I and II (ProQuest)       
Economist Historical Archive 1843-2011 (Gale)       
eDuke eBooks Scholarly Collection       
Eighteenth Century Collections Online ECCO (Gale)       
Eighteenth Century Journals Portal (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Electronic Enlightenment       
Empire Online       
Encyclopedia of Canada's Peoples (MHSO)       
English Historical Documents       
Europa Sacra (BREPOLiS)      
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 (EBSCO)       
Financial Times Historical Archive (Gale)       
First World War: Personal Experiences (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Foreign Office Files for China Sections I, II, III (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947-1980 (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies (Yale University)       
Frontier Life (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Gale Virtual Reference Library - eReference       
Global Commodities: Trade, Exploration and Cultural Exchange       
Historical Debates of the Parliament of Canada       
History Cooperative Journals      
Holocaust Encyclopedia       
House of Commons Parliamentary Papers UK (18th-21st Century)(Proquest)       
Illustrated London News (Gale)       
Images from the History of Medicine       
Independent and Revolutionary Mexican Newspapers (East View Information Services)       
Independent Voices (Reveal Digital)       
Index Islamicus (CSA) (ProQuest XML)       
India, Raj and Empire       
Indigenous Peoples:North America (Gale)       
International Historical Statistics (IHS)       
Iter: eBooks       
Journal Citation Reports JCR (Clarivate)       
Late Qing and Republican-Era Chinese Newspapers (East View Information Services)       
Liberty Magazine Historical Archive 1924-1950 (Gale)       
Literary Print Culture (Adam Matthew Digital)       
LLMC Digital       
London Low Life (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Making of the Modern World (Gale)       
Mass Observation Online Part I, II, III, and IV 1937-1967 (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Meiji Japan: The Edward Sylvester Morse Collection from the Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Memory BC Archives       
Middle East Series Online 1: Arab-Israeli Relations, 1917-1970(Gale)       
Middle East Series Online 2: Iraq 1914-1974 (Gale)       
Middle Eastern and North African Newspapers (East View Information Services)       
Migration to New Worlds (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Military and Government Collection (EBSCO)       
National Center for Truth and Reconciliation (NTRC)       
NATO Archives Online       
New York Times (1851-4 years ago) (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)       
New York Times: ProQuest Historical Newspapers: (1851-4 years ago)        
NINES Nineteenth-century Scholarship Online       
Nineteenth Century Collections Online - NCCO (Gale)       
North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Histories (Alexander Street Press)       
North American Women's Letters and Diaries (Alexander Street Press)       
Open Edition Freemium Journals (Open Edition)     
Our Roots: Canada's local histories online       
Oxford Handbooks Online (Oxford)       
Oxford Reference        
Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Asian History (Oxford University Press)       
Perdita Manuscripts (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Periodicals Archive Online 1 - 10 (ProQuest)       
Picture Post Historical Archive (Gale)       
Points to the Past       
Pravda Digital Archive (East View Information Services)       
Princeton University Press Ebook Collection (De Gruyter)       
Punch Historical Archive; 1841-1992 (Gale)       
Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism (T&F)       
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples       
Sabin Americana (Gale)       
SAGE Knowledge eBooks       
SAGE Research Methods       
SAGE Research Methods Cases 1 and 2       
SAGE Research Methods Datasets 1 and 2       
SAGE Research Methods Video        
SciVal (Elsevier)       
Scopus (Elsevier)       
Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period (Alexander Street Press)       
Slavery and Anti Slavery: a Transnational Archive: Pts 1-4 (Gale)       
Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice 1490-2007       
Smithsonian Collections Online (Gale)       
Stanford University Press Ebooks (De Gruyter)       
State Papers Online (Gale)        
Statistics Canada Beyond 20/20 WDS (Digital Liberation Initiative)       
Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa (JSTOR)       
Sunday Times Digital Archive 1822-2016 (Gale)       
Talon Conspiracy       
Taylor & Francis eBooks        
Taylor & Francis Journals Online       
Times Colonist Victoria BC 1884 – 2010 (Proquest Historical Newspapers)       
Times Digital Archive 1785 -2008 (Gale)       
U.S. Congressional Serial Set Maps (Readex - NewsBank)       
U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1994 (Readex - NewsBank)       
U.S. Declassified Documents Online (Gale)       
Vancouver Sun 2011 -2016 (Proquest Digital Newspapers)       
Very Short Introductions (Oxford)       
Victorian Popular Culture (Adam Matthew Digital)       
Vogue Archive (ProQuest)       
Wall Street Journal (1889-8 years ago)(ProQuest Historical Newspapers)       
Wall Street Journal: ProQuest Historical Newspapers: (1889-8 years ago)        
Washington Post (1877-7 years ago)(Proquest Historical Newspapers)       
Washington Post: Proquest Historical Newspapers: (1877-1999)       
Women's Magazine Archive I (ProQuest)       
World Heritage Sites: Africa (JSTOR)