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Primary Sources: Databases

Primary Source Databases

Finding Primary Sources in Credo Reference

Salem Press

An interdisciplinary eBook collection containing a large number of primary source titles including:

Defining Documents in American History

  • Exploration & Colonial America (1492-1755)
  • The American Revolution (1754-1805)
  • The American West (1836–1900)
  • Civil War (1860–1865)
  • Reconstruction Era (1865–1877)
  • The Emergence of Modern America (1874–1917)
  • The 1900s (1900-1909)
  • The 1910s (1910-1919)
  • The 1920s (1920–1929)
  • The 1930s (1930–1939)
  • Postwar 1940s (1945–1950)
  • The 1950s (1950-1959)
  • The 1960s (1960-1969)
  • World War I (1914–1919)
  • World War II (1939–1946)
  • Civil Rights (1954–2015)

 

Defining Documents in World History

  • The Ancient World (2700 B.C.E.–c.500 C.E.)
  • Middle Ages (476–1500)
  • Renaissance & Early Modern Era (1308-1600)
  • The 17th Century (1601-1700)

 

Great Events from History

  • The Ancient World, Prehistory-476 c.e.
  • The Middle Ages, 477-1453
  • Renaissance & Early Modern Era, 1454-1600
  • The Seventeenth Century 1601-1700
  • The Eighteenth Century
  • The Nineteenth Century

   

Milestone Documents in

  • African American History
  • American History
  • World History
  • World Religions