All of the online databases are listed in alphabetical order below.

Restricted Access = Only Available to NDSU students, faculty and staff.

Full Text Available = Full text available through resource.



America's Historical Newspapers Full Text Available Restricted Access

American newspapers published across three centuries. Searchable facsimilies include Early American Newspapers Series 1 and 2.  Readex/Newsbank

America: History and Life Restricted Access

Index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. EBSCO

American West Full Text Available Restricted Access

Explores fact and fiction of westward expansion in America from the early eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century.  Adam Matthew Digital

Ancestry Restricted Access

Library edition. Genealogy, family trees, and family history records online.

Britannica Academic Full Text Available Restricted Access

Encyclopedic quick facts and in-depth information on a wide variety of subjects. Includes articles, biographies, images and videos.

Cambridge Histories Full Text Available Restricted Access

Concentrates on political and cultural history, literature, philosophy, religious studies, music and the arts. Cambridge University Press

Chicago Manual of Style Online Full Text Available Restricted Access

Online style guide.

ClasePeriodica Restricted Access

Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences, humanities, science, and technology.  OCLC

Dakota Territory 1885 Census Index Full Text Available

Index of Dakota Territory 1885 Census schedules.

Digital Horizons Full Text Available

Online archival resources, including images, documents, video, and oral histories depicting life on the Northern Plains. Late 1800s to present.

HathiTrust Full Text Available

HathiTrust is a partnership of academic and research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.

Historical Abstracts Restricted Access

Representing scholarship from more than 90 countries, the database includes book citations, dissertations and theses, and coverage extends to related disciplines such as archeology, anthropology and sociology.  EBSCO

North Dakota Biography Index Full Text Available

Biographical sketches from a wide variety of North Dakota publications. Includes information on 250,000+ North Dakotans. Copies available for a fee.

Philosopher's Index Restricted Access

Comprehensive resource for all major fields of philosophy. Includes abstracts of published scholarly research.  EBSCO