Scholarly Subject Encyclopedias
Falvey Library Catalog
Search or browse Falvey’s collection of books.WorldCat (OCLC)
Presents a combined catalog of the catalogs of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide. WorldCat highlights publications available at Villanova University. Other items can be requested via an inter-library loan request form. WorldCat Step-by-Step
is a self-paced interactive tutorial for students new to this resource.E-ZBorrow and Interlibrary LoanGet books from other libraries.
Scholarly Journal Articles
Historical Abstracts (EBSCO)
Provides indexing of more than 2,300 academic historical journals in over 40 languages back to 1955 as well as book reviews and dissertations.America: History and Life (EBSCO)
A complete bibliographic reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.JSTOR
Provides a full-text archive of academic journals and books in the humanities, social sciences and mathematics. The most recent three to five years of a journal are usually not included.ATLA Religion Database (EBSCO)
A gateway to articles in scholarly journals, book chapters, and book reviews in the field of theology.RAMBI (The National Library of Israel)
Indexes journal articles in the various fields of Jewish studies.
Newspapers and Magazines
New York Times: 1851- (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)C
omplete archive from 1851 to the present with the exception of the most recent two years.Washington Post Historical: 1877- (ProQuest)
Complete archive from 1877 to 1996.OpinionArchives
Archives of the leading journals of opinion, including Harpers Magazine, The New Republic, The Nation, Commentary, NACLA, Commonweal, American Spectator, National Review
and The New York Review of Books
.Lexis Nexis Academic
Provides full-text access to a wide range of current news (national, international, regional, business, legal, and foreign language).
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Director of Research Services & Scholarly Engagement
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