Search
Main Menu
Additional Menu

Research Guide for History & Political Science

Start Here

  • American History Online

    Search digitized reference books covering American history (Colonial Era to present), with coverage of key events and individuals, plus primary sources, timelines, images, maps and videos. Search all 6 Facts on File history databases at once.
  • Academic Search Premier

    Multidisciplinary database with over 700 history-related journals, some full text and many peer-reviewed.

Streaming Video

Films on Demand: History Video Collection
Over 2,500 videos covering American history, biography, European history, military history, and world history.

Films on Demand: Political Science Video Collection
Over 1,200 videos covering American government, civil rights, Constitution, public policy, global politics, terrorism, international relations, and political theory.


Other Relevant Databases

  • Ancient & Medieval History Online
    Search digitized reference books covering Ancient and Medieval history (5000 BC - 1500), with coverage of key events and individuals, plus primary sources, timelines, images, maps and videos.
  • Modern World History Online
    Search digitized reference books covering Modern world history (1450-present), with coverage of key events and individuals, plus primary sources, timelines, images, maps and videos.
  • African American History Online
    Search digitized reference books covering African American history, with coverage of key events and individuals, plus primary sources, timelines, images, maps and videos.
  • American Indian History Online
    Search digitized reference books covering Native American history, with coverage of key events and individuals, plus primary sources, timelines, images, maps and videos.
  • American Women's History Online
    Search digitized reference books covering the history of women in America, with coverage of key events and individuals, plus primary sources, timelines, images, maps and videos.
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega
    Includes Humanities Index, which has coverage of history journals, with some full text.
  • GenderWatch
    Search ProQuest's gender and women's studies database.
  • Lexis Nexis Academic
    Research court cases and decisions, biographical information, and recent news articles.
  • Clase Periodica
    Over 450,000 citations from scholarly Latin American journals; most entries are in Spanish, though some are in Portuguese, French and English. Full text not included, but may be available through other sources.
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses
    Over 1 million downloadable full text dissertations and theses, covering a wide range of graduate research topics, including history and political science.
  • ArchiveGrid
    Search through historical records, personal papers, and family histories held in archives around the world.

Books

Books related to history have call numbers in the 900's; these can be found on the upper floor, left side. Politics and Government are in the 300's, located on upper floor, right side. Reference books are on the main floor in the Reference Room.


Websites

Reference

History Meta Sites

Primary Sources

Newspaper Archives

New Jersey History

Politial Science

Public Opinion & Participation

Federal Government

State and Local Only

International Politics

Who We Are

Founded in 1899 by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, the College of Saint Elizabeth has a strong tradition of concern for the poor, for developing leadership in a spirit of service and social responsibility, and a commitment to the promotion of women as full partners in society.

Learn more about the College

Connect with CSE

College of Saint Elizabeth
2 Convent Road
Morristown, NJ 07960-6989
973-290-4000

© 2014 College of Saint Elizabeth
TOP