Where do Historians Communicate?

Historians publish their research in scholarly journals and in books.  The databases listed below will be your most direct link to articles and book reviews in history journals.  The catalogs will help you find and use books from Penfield Library and from libraries around the world.

Databases for Scholarly Articles in History

Databases and journals that focus on history and humanities research

Databases that include materials from all disciplines, but can be helpful in historical and interdisciplinary research.

Penfield Library Catalog

SUNY Libraries Catalog

Books, ebooks, movies, music, and more in NYS and Worldwide Libraries.

Request materials you find here through interlibrary loan by clicking Get it Soon.

Go to the Advanced Search

  1. To request a book from another SUNY library, click Borrow from another library.

  2. Click on the link to sign in, then login with your Laker NetID and password.

  3. Click Interlibrary loan.

  4. Make sure the request information looks correct, and if you'd like, add a comment. Then click Send Request.

  5. That's it! We will email you when the item arrives at Penfield.


WorldCat connects you to the collections of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.  Material not owned by Penfield Library may be requested online through our interlibrary loan service (ILLIAD). Items borrowed through interlibrary loan must be picked up and returned to Penfield Library.

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