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Helpful Databases

Online Databases

These AMAZING research tools provide timely, credible information from newspapers, magazines, and multimedia sources -- all in one place!

Here are 4 tips for using the databases:

  1. Use your limiters to narrow down your date range and source type
  2. Access the database's citation generators - be sure to choose APA style.
  3. Restrict your search to "Full Text" results
  4. Keep your search terms brief and play around with synonyms to maximize your results

Helpful Search Terms: 

(Colony name) British Colony  Colonial (state name)
Chesapeake Colonies New England Colonies
Southern Colonies Middle Colonies


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