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History, United States and Canada

Overview of History, United States and Canada

Here you will find resources and guides for North American history (including the US and Canada) from the colonial period to the present.

Related subjects include: Africana Studies, American Studies, Early Modern AtlanticEnglish Language and Literature, Film, Television and TheatreGender Studies, and Latin American Studies.

Other Related Guides

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

For topical dictionaries and encyclopedias (on race and ethnicity, class, gender and sexuality) see Resources by Topic.


United States

Politics and Society

General (Canada & US)

News and Popular Press

Popular press resources (like newspapers and magazines) listed here are non-scholarly sources that describe contemporary events and offer opinion. For historical news sources, see "Primary Sources--Historical Newspapers."

Bibliographies and Guides

Bibliographies collect publication information for books, articles, and other resources in a particular firld. For bibliographies and guides for particular subjects, see Resources by Topic


United States


See also the Resources by Topics pages.


United States

General (Canada & US)

Data and Statistics

Canadian Government and Other Sources

United States Government Sources

General (Canada, US, and other nations)