History Guide

Libraries@Trocaire

Research Databases: Journal Articles and Images

The complete list of our databases and more are available in the Research section of the website.

Articles not available in full-text can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.

Citation Tips for EBSCO

Look for the Tools on the right side of the window. Click the page icon. Select the citation style needed. Simply copy and paste the citation to your paper.


Please be aware that the information in your citation may be correct but the format of the citation may be incorrect. If you need help setting up a citation or reference page, check out this citation guide or contact a librarian.

Gale

Gale has a collection of different databases to use:


Citation Tips for Gale

Look for the Tools on the right side of the window. Click the Cite icon in the middle of the list. Select the citation style needed. Simply copy and paste the citation to your paper.


Please be aware that the information in your citation may be correct but the format of the citation may be incorrect. If you need help setting up a citation or reference page, check out this citation guide or contact a librarian.

Access to our online catalog is available at the link above. Reference and Reserve books may only be used in the Library. Circulating books may be checked out for 28 days. Reserve and circulating books require a valid Trocaire ID to be checked out. Books not available in our collection can be obtained through AcademicSHARE.

Newer Circulating Books*

US History



World History



*Circulating books may be check out for 28 days with a valid Trocaire ID.

eBooks from EBSCOhost and EBL can be downloaded using Adobe Digital Editions.


Mobile devices may also need Bluefire Reader.

  • America at a Crossroads (series) – DVD
  • Eyes on the Prize (series) – DVD


Kanopy: Films from PBS, Nevco, Criterion Collection, BBC, Medcom and more.

Outside Resources

American Memory Project

Various collections relating to the history of the United States.


Buffalo History Museum

Collection of local history resources.


Crash Course - US History

Contains video tutorials on US history.


Crash Course - World History (1&2)

Contains video tutorials on world history. There are two series available.


Digital History

The history of the United States from its birth to the present day.


World History Sources

List of archives with historical documents, as well as, information on how to interpret primary sources for history research.

Josh Rakower, ME, MLS

History Subject Librarian