US History LibGuide

TEL Databases






Favorite US History Databases

Covers today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana. Includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive maps, and infographics that help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions.


Covers a broad range of topics, people, places, and events in an engaging online experience to help high school students with papers, projects, and presentations.


This definitive collection for analysts, risk management professionals, and students of military science, history,  and social science is comprised of more than 200 subject-appropriate, full-text periodicals that are updated daily.


Scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers offering balanced coverage of events in world history.


Useful both to the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher, this collection of journals provides balanced coverage of both current thought on events in U.S. history as well as scholarly work established in the field.


Searches multiple TEL databases to provide a comprehensive collection of popular magazines, specialized journals, newspapers, and wire services.


Online encyclopedia, perfect for high school students that features reference articles, primary sources, and online books. It also includes up-to-the-minute access to worldwide news publications, government links from numerous countries, and multimedia materials.


Examples of Papers and Works Cited  in MLA Format

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Useful Video for MLA Format


Google Docs Formatting an MLA 8th edition Works Cited page





MLA Format for Google Docs
These must be accessed from home.