History 1 The Historian as Detective

History 1
The Historian as Detective

Magazines? Scholarly Journals? What's the difference?

Different types of publications have different purposes and different audiences. Selecting the right resources for term papers, reports and other projects is a vital component of the research process. There may be times when either, or both, types of resources are appropriate.  See for information on identifying a scholarly journal.

Article Indexes

The UCR Libraries subscribe to a number of Indexes that help you identify relevant articles. The following will be helpful for your research on the relocation.

America: History and Life
An index to scholarly articles on US history from pre-history to present.

Ethnic Newswatch
Full text articles from over 200 scholarly journals and popular magazines focusing on ethnic and minority issues. Articles are from 1990 to present.

Off Campus Access to Databases

For information on accessing Library resources from off campus, click the “Connecting from Home” link on the Library pages, or load

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