Historical Abstracts
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Description: Historical Abstracts indexes the world's periodical literature in history and the related social sciences.  The database covers the history of the world from 1450 to the present, excluding the U.S. and Canada, and gathers information from over 2,000 journals published throughout the world.
Dates Covered: 1954 to present
Types of Coverage: Abstracts, Full Text, Indexes, Citations
Source List: Articles are abstracted from approximately 2,100 journals published in 90 countries in some 40 languages.  Collections of essays and papers are also abstracted in this database.  Also cited are books that are reviewed in 13 major review journals, and dissertations from Dissertation Abstracts International.
Frequency of Updates: Monthly
Subjects Covered: History, Anthropology, Genealogy, Interdisciplinary Studies, Multicultural Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Sociology, Women's Studies/Gender Studies, History of Science, Economics, Business, Education, Music, Art, and Law, Libraries and Archives, Historiography and Methodology, and more.
Types of Items: Journal Articles, Books, Theses and Dissertations, Conferences, Symposia, and Meetings.
Number of Items: Over half a million entries from over 2,100 journals and over 3,000 citations to books.
Vendor: EBSCO http://www.ebscohost.com/
Publisher: ABC-CLIO http://www.abc-clio.com/
Other Information
Related Resources: America: History and Life
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Number of Users: Unlimited
What's New:
Special Features: Includes in-process English-language article entries (those entries for which abstract, subject terms, and chronologies are not yet available).