Historical Abstracts with Full Text

Historical Abstracts with Full Text is an exceptional research database covering world history from the 15th century to the present. Coverage extends to related disciplines such as archaeology, anthropology and sociology. 

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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

  • Full text of more than 530 journals and 140 books
  • ​Indexing of historical articles from more than 2,300 journals in over 40 languages
  • Coverage dating back to 1953, with some coverage for titles back to the early 20th century
  • 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.