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Cross search multiple primary source databases from Gale Cengage. 
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17th - 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers

17th and 18th Century newspapers form the collection of Reverend Charles Burney.

19th Century UK Periodicals

Newspapers from 1800-1900 from Britain.

Archives Unbound

Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students at the college and university level.

Archives of Sexuality & Gender

A collection of primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world.

Associated Press

Associated Press Collections Online is a publishing program focusing on making varied treasures of the Associated Press Corporate Archives, AP Images, and AP Archive available to libraries worldwide.

British Library Newspapers

National and regional newspapers of 18th and 19th century Britain.

Daily Mail Historical Archive 1896-2004

The Daily Mail Historical Archive 1896-2004 provides more than 100 years of the Daily Mail newspaper online.

Economist Historical Archive

Complete archive of the The Economist from 1843 with a 4 year embargo on current content.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online

Significant English-language and foreign-language titles printed in the United Kingdom, along with thousands of important works from the Americas. Can search both Early English Books Online and Eighteenth Century Collections Online simultaneously.

Financial Times Historical Archive

Complete archive of the The Financial Times from 1888 to 2010.

Illustrated London News Historical Archive (1842-2003)

The full facsimile run of the world’s most iconic illustrated newspaper

The Independent Digital Archive

The Independent, a major British daily newspaper, positions itself as a truly independent newspaper, with a long-time tagline of "free from party political bias, free from proprietorial influence."

Indigenous Peoples: North America

A database with extensive monographs, manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals and photographs about Indigenous populations in North America.

Liberty Magazine

Liberty: A Weekly for Everybody was founded in 1924 by Joseph Patterson, publisher of the New York Daily News and Robert McCormick, publisher of the Chicago Tribune.

The Listener

The Listener was a weekly magazine established by the BBC in 1929.

Making of the Modern World

Images from 61,000 works of literature on economic and business published from 1450 through 1850.

Nineteenth Century Collections Online

Primary source. Twelve collections, such as: Asia an the West; Europe and Africa; Women Digital Archive; Children Literature and Childhood.

19th Century US Newspaper digital archive

1.7 million pages of newspaper information from U.S. newspapers from the 19th Century

The Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957

The Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957 consists of the complete, fully searchable facsimile archive of the Picture Post, the iconic newspaper published in Britain from 1938-1957 that defined the style of photojournalism in the 20th century.

Punch Historical Archive 1841–1992

From 1841 to 1992 Punch was the world’s most celebrated magazine of humour and satire.

Sabin Americana, History & Culture, 1500-1926

Based on Joseph Sabin's landmark bibliography, this collection contains works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 1900's.

Smithsonian Collections Online

Primary source documents from the Smithsonian's vast collections.

The Sunday Times Digital Archive

Since 1822, The Sunday Times has provided thoughtful analysis and commentary on the week’s news and society at large.

Times digital archive

Full-text and full-image articles from the Times of London for the years 1785-2011

Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive

Online access to the Times Literary Supplement.

U.S Declassifed Documents Online

Contains over 78,000 documents, constituting more than 450,000 pages of material (US)
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