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HIS 204 - Civil War: John Thiel: Databases and Websites

The American Civil War


The library's databases give you access to magazines, journals, newspapers, reference books, video files, audio files, and podcasts.  Some contain archival documents such as photos, songs, diaries and pamphlets.  Database Tips and the search help provided within each database will assist you with your search.


Exploring the Library of Congress Website (3:35)

The Library of Congress Web Site

The Library of Congress has a large collection of primary sources including many relevant to Civil War research.


The following links are to particular collections and exhibits from the Library of Congress.