History core

Sanborn Maps

Dates of Coverage: 
1867 - 1970

Large scale maps charting the growth of US cities and towns, covering all fifty states.

Encyclopedia of Irish History and Culture [Gale]


Oxford Dictionary of National Biography


50,000 biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of Britain's past, from the 4th century BC to the year 2001. 2nd edition, with illustrations.

Los Angeles Times Historical [ProQuest]

Dates of Coverage: 

Full text, including images of the Los Angeles Daily Times (1881-1886) and the Los Angeles Times (1886-1986).

Middle English Compendium


Contains Middle English Dictionary, HyperBibliography of Middle English (listing the materials cited in the MED), and Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse (a collection of e-texts), with links to associated electronic sources.

Classics Subject Resources Page


Smith College Libraries

Decennial Censuses, Census of Population and Housing

Dates of Coverage: 
1790 to present

Data from the most recent U.S. census to the historical decennial census conducted throughout the decades.

Listening (Again) to the African Past: A Five College Project on African Historical Production

Dates of Coverage: 
Fall 2003
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