Historical Abstracts with Full Text

Historical Abstracts with Full Text is the definitive full-text database covering world history (excluding the United States and Canada) from the 15th century to the present. It includes hundreds of history journals and books, plus useful features such as the ability to search by time period.

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At a Glance

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Subject Area: History
Ideal For: Academic LibrariesPublic LibrariesGovernment

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Content Includes

  • More than 550 full-text journals and 140 full-text books
  • ​Indexing of historical articles from more than 2,400 journals in over 40 languages
  • Coverage dating back to 1863
  • Searchable cited references for more than 500 journals

Unmatched Scholarly Standards and Coverage

Representing scholarship from more than 90 countries, this authoritative database provides selective indexing of historical articles from thousands of journals in a wide variety of languages. Coverage includes world history, military history, women’s history, history of education and much more. 

In addition to standard search features, Historical Abstracts with Full Text allows users to search by time period. This is a major advantage given the extensive range of its coverage.