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HathiTrust provides access to millions of historic and public domain materials, scanned from the collections of research libraries. This is an excellent source for finding copies of pre-20th century books and journals.
Provides English language abstracts of scholarly literature from 1955 to present (journal articles, articles in collections, dissertations, book reviews) on world history from 1450, excluding North America. Note: with full-text links to 420,000 journals. Tutorial for the Historical Abstracts database.