Databases and Indexes

The NDSU Archives and NDSU Libraries have developed a number of online databases and indexes for public use. Our goal in developing these databases is to assist the research community on and off campus. We hope that by compiling this page of ‘links' users can easily see the variety of local resources available for their research. The listing is done in alphabetical order.

Databases and Indexes
Bibliography of Agricultural and Rural Life Literature 1860-1945: North Dakota
Bison Briefs (College and State, 1917-1933; NDAC Alumni Review, 1939-1959; Bison Briefs, 1959- )
Cass County, N.D. Divorce and Civil Cases Records (1870s-1942)
Cass County, N.D. Marriage Licenses (1870s-1944)
Cass County, N.D. Probate Records (1876-1949)
Collective Bibliography of North Dakota Geology
Dakota Territory 1885 Census
Digital Horizons
Fargo Forum Newspaper Index 1879-1995
Fargo Forum
Obituary Index
It's Happening at State, 1967-1998
North Dakota Biography Index
North Dakota Public Death Index (maintained by N.D. Dept. of Public Health)
North Dakota Naturalization Records Index
The Record (Historical magazine, 1895-1905)
Spectrum (NDSU Student Newspaper)
Spectrum (Digitized full text search from Dec. 1896 to Spring 1950)
Sanitary Home - North Dakota Farmer and Sanitary Home - North Dakota Farmer magazine

The vast majority of documents and publications cited in these various databases or indexes are located in the collections of the NDSU Archives or the NDSU Libraries. Consult the scope and content of the particular database for local holdings and location. Also consult the NDSU Libraries online catalog for book and periodical holdings and associated call number and specific location.