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Historical Abstracts

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Vendor:
EBSCO
Producer:
EBSCO
Coverage:
1954-present
Frequency of Updates:
ongoing


Historical Abstracts covers modern world history (excluding the United States and Canada which are covered in America: History and Life) from 1450 to the present. It currently indexes about 2,000 journals, with indexing also for some books and dissertations. Most of the article citations include abstracts of 75-100 words.

Number of Users:
unlimited
Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Resource Advocate:
Savonius-Wroth, Celestina
SFX Source:
Yes
Federated Search:
Yes

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Military Science
  • Central Eurasian Studies
  • Spanish and Portuguese
  • Jewish Studies
  • French & Italian
  • Slavic and East European Studies
  • European Studies
  • India Studies
  • Germanic Studies
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Film Studies
  • International Studies
  • Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • Art & Art History
  • Global Studies
  • Theatre and Drama
  • Political Science
  • American Studies
  • Victorian Studies
  • English and American Language and Literature
  • History
  • Religious Studies
  • African Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

History, Modern--Abstracts--Databases.
History, Modern--20th century--Abstracts--Databases.
Social sciences--Abstracts--Databases.