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Primary Sources Access-Foundation: Middle East and Africa

Content Description

Primary Sources Access-Foundation is a collection of ProQuest databases containing primary source content from newspapers, magazines, books, manuscripts, U.S. and UK Government Documents, and more. This rich collection has been assembled specifically for researchers and students at smaller institutions in this region.

Databases for the Middle East and Africa

U.K. Government

U.S. Government

  • Congressional Hearings Digital Collection, 1824-2003 [Search] [Guide]
  • Congressional Research Digital Collection, 1830-2003 [Search] [Guide]
  • US Serial Set Digital Collection, 1789-1969 [Search] [Guide]
  • Executive Branch Documents, 1789-1939 [Search] [Guide]
  • Historical Statistical Abstracts, 1878-2012 [Search] [Guide]
  • Digital National Security Archive (DNSA) [Search] [Guide]

History Primary Sources

History Vault [Search]

American Indians and the American West

  • American Indians and the American West, 1809-1971 [Search] [Guide]

American Politics & Society

  • American Politics and Society from JFK to Watergate, 1960 -1975 [Search] [Guide]
  • Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930 [Search] [Guide]
  • Thomas A. Edison Papers [Search] [Guide]

International Relations

  • U.S. Diplomatic Post Records, 1914-1945 [Search] [Guide]
  • History Vault: U.S. Military Intelligence Reports, 1911-1944 [Search] [Guide]
  • Vietnam War and American Foreign Policy [Search] [Guide]
  • U.S. Documents on Planning, Operations, Intelligence, Axis War Crimes and Refugees [Search] [Guide]

Women's Studies Modules

  • Struggle for Women’s Rights, 1880-1990: Organizational Records [Search] [Guide]
  • Women at Work During WWII:  Rosie the Riveter and the Women's Army Corps  [Search] [Guide]

Early English Books

  • Early English Books Online [Search] [Guide] including TCP [Guide]

Periodicals and Magazines [Search]

Alexander Street

  • American Civil War: Letters and Diaries [Search]
  • American Film Scripts [Search]
  • American Newsreels in Video [Search]
  • Black Thought and Culture [Search]
  • British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries [Search]
  • Digital Library of Classic Protestant Texts [Search]
  • Digital Library of the Catholic Reformation [Search]
  • Disability in the Modern World: History of a Social Movement [Search]
  • Early Encounters in North America [Search] [Guide]
  • Food Studies Online [Search]
  • The Gilded Age [Search]
  • Harper's Weekly 1857-1912 [Search]
  • Human Rights Studies Online [Search] [Guide]
  • North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories [Search]
  • North American Indian Thought and Culture [Search] [Guide]
  • North American Women’s Letters and Diaries [Search]
  • The Sixties, The: Primary Documents and Personal Narratives, 1960 to 1974 - [Search Text] and [Search Video Content]
  • Social Theory [Search]
  • Twentieth Century Advice Literature [Search]
  • Twentieth Century North American Drama [Search]
  • Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820 [Search]

Historical Newspapers - International Newspapers [Search] [Guide]

  • Chinese Newspapers (1832-1953) [Search]
  • The Globe and Mail (1844-2013) [Search]
  • The Guardian (1821-2003) [Search]
  • The Observer (1791-2003) [Search]
  • The Irish Times (1859-2015) [Search]
  • Weekly Irish Times (1876-1958) [Search]
  • South China Morning Post (1903-1998) [Search]
  • The Scotsman (1817-1950) [Search]
  • Times of India (1838-2008) [Search]
  • Toronto Star (1894-2015) [Search]

Historical Newspapers - Black Newspapers [Search] [Guide]

  • Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003) [Search]
  • Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988) [Search]
  • Chicago Defender (1910-1975) [Search]
  • Cleveland Call & Post (1934-1991) [Search]
  • Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005) [Search]
  • New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993) [Search]
  • Norfolk Journal & Guide (1921-2003) [Search]
  • The Philadelphia Tribune (1912-2001) [Search]
  • Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002) [Search]

Historical Newspapers - Jewish Newspapers [Search] [Guide]

  • America Hebrew & Jewish Messenger (1857-1922) [Search]
  • The American Israelite (1854-2000) [Search]
  • The Jewish Advocate (1905-1990) [Search]
  • Jewish Exponent (1887-1990) [Search]

Historical Newspapers - U.S. Regional Newspapers [Search] [Guide]

  • The Arizona Republican (1890-1922) [Search]
  • Atlanta Constitution (1868-1984) [Search]
  • Austin American Statesman (1871-1978) [Search]
  • The Baltimore Sun (1837-1991) [Search]
  • The Boston Globe (1872-1985) [Search]
  • Christian Science Monitor (1908-2004) [Search]
  • The Cincinnati Enquirer (1841-1922) [Search]
  • Dayton Daily News (1898-1922) [Search]
  • Detroit Free Press (1831-1922) [Search]
  • Hartford Courant (1764-1991) [Search]
  • The Indianapolis Star (1903-1922) [Search]
  • Louisville Courier-Journal (1830-1922) [Search]
  • Nashville Tennessean (1812-1922) [Search]
  • New York Tribune / Herald Tribune (1841-1962) [Search]
  • Newsday (1940-1989) [Search]
  • San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922) [Search]
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1874-1922) [Search]
  • ProQuest Civil War Era Newspapers (1840-1865) [Search] [Guide]