Databases

 multi-home-ico_AmHistABC Clio– database that investigates the people, events, and stories that shaped American history.

icon_general_reference_center  Gale Databases -comprehensive list and cross-searchable selection of several Gale databases on an array of academic topics.

icon_MOML_PS JSTOR–  full-text scholarly journal articles from all academic disciplines. JSTOR’s coverage extends back to the earliest date of publication of a given periodical, but will not usually include the very latest issues.

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Encyclopedia Britannica 

UnknownAnnals of American History

Britannica World Data Analyst

 


icon_infotrac_newsstand  Historical New York Times

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icon_infotrac_newsstand Historical Boston Globe

Public library card required:  use  2 4872 00092 4666

 


Winchester Public Library Databases

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Web Search Tips:

For a better Google search, limit your search to edu or gov pages:

 

site:.edu (keywords) – university libraries, professor’s pages

site:.gov (keywords) – government pages, including Library of Congress, National Archives, etc.

Here is an example of how to search only university websites for the keywords global warming.

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