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Historical Abstracts

Historical Abstracts 


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Who should use this database?

Those individuals looking for bibliographic citations and abstracts on all aspects of world history from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada; for those topics see America: History and Life).

What kinds of materials are referenced in the database?

Currently over 2,000 journals published throughout the world are covered in the database including the key historical journals from virtually every major country as well as a targeted selection of hundreds of journals in the social sciences and humanities that are of special interest to researchers and students of history.

What years does the database cover?

Articles published from 1954 to the present.

Will I find full-text articles in the database?

No.