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AMST 493: American Studies Senior Project Seminar: Home

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Cambridge Core

Includes the Cambridge Histories and Cambridge Companions.

Gale in Context: U.S. History

Oxford African American Studies Center

Oxford Bibliographies

Oxford Bibliographies offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on specific topics across varied subject areas. Each of these features an introduction to the topic. Bibliographies can be browsed by subject area and searched by keyword. Subject areas include Anthropology, Art History, Cinema and Media Studies, Literary and Critical Theory, and more. 

Oxford Handbooks Online

Includes numerous handbooks, usually with lengthy chapter overviews of topics. 

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

And additional Oxford Research Encyclopedias (e.g., Literature, Political Science, Religion)

Wiley Online Library

Provides full text access to journals, reference works, books, and databases in multiple disciplines such as Anthropology, Communication and Media Studies, Cultural Studies, History, Literature, Political Science, Religion and Theology, and Sociology.


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