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HIS 3600 History of the Pacific Northwest

Print and Online Resources for Pacific Northwest History

Useful Databases

For articles about Pacific Northwest History, try these databases:

America History and Life - database on American history

JSTOR - a database for many kinds of history

Academic Search Premier - a good general database

Google Scholar - includes scholarly articles for free on the web and articles in databases; search from this link to get SPU Full Text

How to Find a Journal

Hard Copy Journals

To find a hard copy of a journal, browse the Lower Level of the Library. The journals are organized alphabetically by title.

Online Journals

To find a copy of the journal online, search for the journal title in catalog; use the dropdown menu on the left to specify Journal. This will show what databases (if any) the journal is in.

 Example search with a journal title in the main search box and "journal" chosen in the Material Type dropdown menu

Click the "View It" tab to see what databases the journal is in. Database titles will appear as links; click on a link to search that database for the journal.