Historical Abstracts covers the history of the world (excluding North America) from 1450 to the present.
America: History and Life
Definitive index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.
On the search screen, click on History to search numerous full text history journals.
PBS Video Collection
The PBS Video Collection assembles hundreds of the greatest documentary films and series from the history of PBS into one convenient online interface. The diverse subject matter of the included films makes this an important collection for the study of history, science, business, technology, performing arts, anthropology, psychology, politics, health, and literature.
ArCat is the online catalog of the Wisconsin Historical Society Archives Division. Contact the UW Oshkosh Archives to obtain materials.
- History Journals owned by Polk Library
UW Oshkosh Archives & Area Research Center
On-line exhibits, information about holdings and services and links to other UW System archives.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Provides vital statistics of the United States. Online editions go bact to late 19th century. Also included is the Bicentennial Edition: Historical Statistics of the United States, Colonial Times to 1970
Search in hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 200,000+ images and audio files, and nearly 100 videos.
Core Documents of U.S. Democracy
This Government Printing Office site offers access to key documents of American History - The Declaration of Independence, The Articles of Confederation, the United States Constitution , the Gettysburg Address and more.
National Archives Archival Databases
This site provides access to the digitized collections held by the National Archives.
Digital Collections & Service - Library of Congress
This site is a portal to all of the Library of Congress digital collections of historical materials.
North American Women's Letters and Diaries includes the immediate experiences of 1,325 women and 150,000 pages of diaries and letters.