European Studies

Article Databases

Historical Abstracts Key site [UCSD Only]
1954-present. International database for research on history of all regions (except the U.S. and Canada) from 1450 to the current decade. For U.S. and Canada use America History and Life.

Jahresberichte fur deutsche Geschichte Key site
Database of article reference in German history from the beginnings to the now, published from 1984 to the present. Maintained by the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences.

Magazine Stacks: Tables of Contents of Historical Journals and Monographic Series in German Key site
Searchable database of tables of contents of German-language historical journals, monographic series, Festschriften, and some exhibition catalogs.

L'Annee Philologique (Database of Classical Bibliography) [UCSD Only]
1969-present. Citations to scholarly work in all languages concerning ancient Greek and Latin language and linguistics, Greek and Roman history, literature, philosophy, numismatics. Library has print version 1924-present.

C19: The Nineteenth Century Index [UCSD Only]
A crucial bibliographical megasite for information about books, periodicals, newspapers, and archives from the Nineteenth Century, particularly from Britain and North America.

CIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online [UCSD Only]
Full text of working papers, conference proceedings, policy briefs, economic indicators, and other resources in international affairs.

EconLit [UCSD Only]
1969-present. Abstracts journal articles, books, dissertations, and working papers in economics. New records added monthly. Produced by American Economic Association.

EDN: EINIRAS Database Network
Article database for international relations and area studies. The cooperative project is carried out by EINIRAS (European Information Network on International Relations and Area Studies). Contributors include COE, FIIA, CIDOB, SIPRI.

Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
Contains journal articles, book reviews, book essays about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages. Indexing began in 1995. Formerly known as the Medieval Feminist Index.

FRANCIS (International Humanities and Social Studies) [UCSD Only]
International index to journal articles published from 1984 to present in the humanities and social sciences, with special strength in religion, anthropology, history of art, literature, economics.

History of Science, Technology and Medicine [UCSD Only]
1975-present. Covers a wide range of topics in the history of science.

ITER: Gateway to the Middle Ages and the Renaissance [UCSD Only]
1990-present. Bibliography of journal articles on the Middle Ages and Renaissance, covering the period 400-1700.

JSTOR [UCSD Only]
Search by subject or browse full text of more than 500 scholarly journals in social sciences, humanities, and sciences, to their earliest issues. Many titles extend as far back as late 19th or early 20th centuries; most recent 3-5 years not included.

LexisNexis Academic [UCSD Only]
Thousands of full-text sources including newspapers, wires, transcripts, newsletters, magazines, trade journals; also industry news, company information, law reviews, court decisions. Coverage dates vary. Former name: Academic Universe.

PAIS Archive [UCSD Only]
1915-1976. Lists articles, books, and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, law.

PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service) [UCSD Only]
1972-present. Lists print and electronic articles, books, and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, law.

Periodicals Archive Online [UCSD Only]
1665-2000. Full text of 1.4 million articles from 450 North American and European journals in arts, humanities, social sciences. 20 percent non-English.

Periodicals Index Online [UCSD Only]
1665-1995. Index to 16 million articles from 4,700 North American and European scholarly journals in arts, humanities, social sciences; 30 percent non-English language.

Project Muse: Scholarly Journals Online [UCSD Only]
Search by subject or browse full text of scholarly journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences and mathematics. Coverage begins 1995 or later, depending on the publication.

Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies [UCSD Only]
Describes material on the social sciences and humanities published in the Commonwealth of Independent States and Eastern Europe. Valuable tool for identifying non-English language resources.

SIPRI Databases
Access to four independent databases: 1) international relations and security trends; 2) multilateral peace operations; 3) military expenditures; 4) arms transfers. From the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

Web of Knowledge [UCSD Only]
1900-present. Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Science Citation Index. Major database indexes 10,000+ journals in the sciences, social sciences, arts, & humanities, as well as conference proceedings.

Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900 [UCSD Only]
An index to forty-five Victorian (British) literary, political, and general interest periodicals.