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History and Social Sciences

Articles, eBooks and primary sources about history, psychology, anthropology, cultures and social issues.

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection

Digital access to American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912.

Austin American Statesman (Historical)

Austin American Statesman (Historical)

Historical newspaper articles in PDF format

Austin History Center Digital Collections

Austin History Center Digital Collections

Access thousands of digitized items from the Austin History Center archives, with more added each week.

Black Newspaper Collection (Historical)

Black Newspaper Collection (Historical)

Historical newspaper articles in PDF format

Britannica Library

Britannica Library

Encyclopedia entries, magazine articles, images and videos for all ages

Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Authoritative pro/con articles and essays

Gale OneFile: Information Science

Gale OneFile: Information Science

Articles covering all aspects of managing and maintaining information and technology

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps

Detailed property and land-use records of Texas towns and cities from 1867 to 1970