This guide will aid History students and researchers to make the best use of Wayne State University Library System resources and general internet resources.

Historian's Craft: The Radical Right Since 1945

Library Databases

Databases are library resources that help you find scholarly articles about your topic. Each database is usually about a different academic discipline. These are databases that have articles about history in them that might have articles you can use. Look at the descriptions, choose a database, and then try your keywords. it's best to try more than one, since they all have different content.


Start Here: Summon

Summon is a library search tool that searches our books, ebooks, newspapers, and scholarly articles for your keywords. It's a great place to start. Type some keywords into the box below.

Search here for articles, books, and more.

Books and eBooks

Primary Sources