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History Research Guide
This research guide includes access to the Worcester Academy Library catalog and databases. You will also find suggested websites and other resources for research about U.S. history, world history and global studies, and government. Use the tabs above to navigate through the guide.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library
A collection of digitized reference sources and specialized encyclopedias.
U.S. History Databases
Gale in Context: U.S. History
Find magazine and journal articles, images, audio, and primary sources about people, events, and periods in U.S. History.
Research people, events, and topics in American history from the Age of Exploration to the present.
United States Geography
Research the cultural, social, political, and historical aspects of U.S. geography with articles, primary sources, and dilemma essays.
Articles, media, and documents about the U.S. political system and government.
World History & Global Studies
Gale in Context: Global Issues
Find articles, news, podcasts, videos, and images that provide international perspectives on contemporary global issues, topics, and current events.
Gale in Context: World History
Find magazine and journal articles, images, audio, and primary sources about people, events, and topics in World History.
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