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World History (generally): How to Find Articles

Best Article Sources for World History

Other Article Sources for World History

Three more useful resources for the pursuit of world history:

What's on This Page?

The Library Research Strategies page of this guide gives advice on how to structure a library search, and how to find journal articles.
Most library research projects in world history would start with a search in the article index: Historical Abstracts
The databases listed below and alongside of Historical Abstracts focus on specific periods, regions or topics in history.

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