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American History Subject Guide


Facts on File 

    Facts On File provides  reference coverage in American History Online, American Indian History & Culture, Health Reference Center, World News Digest, Issue and Controversies, Issues and Controversies in American History and Today's Science.

Films on Demand: Master Academic Collection 

    This database provides access to hundreds of educational films and documentaries on a variety of subjects.

Government Reporter

    Historic and Government Documents.

Issues & Controversies in American History

    Issues & Controversies in American History is a reference tool for finding several topics in American History.


    This database is unique because the complete archives of core scholarly journals have been digitized, starting with the very first issues, many of which date from the 1800's. New titles and fields are being added regularly. Scholarly journal archive - it is NOT a current issue database.

ProQuest Arts & Humanities Database 

Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies - journal articles.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times (1851-2010)

This ProQuest feature provides issues from "The New York Times" during the year 1851 to the year 2010. This database is a useful tool for finding primary articles that were written on a specific day or during an event of a specific time.

ProQuest Military Collection 

Search military subjects such as defense, aeronautics and space flight, civil engineering, political science, and more.

ProQuest Political Science Database(1985 - current) 

International relations and political science - journal articles.

ProQuest Social Science Journals

Search full-text periodicals covering the social sciences.


Current Perspectives in the Arts & Humanities.


This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics.

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Great Basin College Library
McMullen Hall
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 4,000 students are enrolled annually online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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