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Atlantic World

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Atlantic World:
Archives, Libraries, and Museums

Below are archives, libraries, and museums for the history of the Atlantic World. Those listed in African History: Archives, Libraries and Museums and Latin American History: Archives, Libraries and Museums may be of interest, too. For additional resources, see History: Archives, Libraries, and Museums. To search for archival materials, use the resources at History: Archival Resources.

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Atlantic World:
Associations, Organizations, and Institutes

For additional listings, see History: Associations, Organizations, and Institutes. Those listed in African History: Associations, Organizations, and Institutes and Latin American History: Associations, Organizations, and Institutes might be of particular interest.

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Atlantic World:
Background

Sometimes you may need some information to get more familiar with your topic. Below are some materials that can provide background on topics in the history of the Atlantic World. Additional resources are listed at History: Background. Those listed in African History: Background and Latin American History: Background may be of particular interest.

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Atlantic World:
Biographical Resources

See also the resources listed at History: Biographical Resources. Those listed in African History: Biographical Resources and Latin American History: Biographical Resources may be of particular interest.

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Atlantic World:
Databases and Indexes

Below are some databases and print indexes that you can use to find books and articles on topics dealing with the Atlantic World. The resources listed in Atlantic World: Primary Sources may be useful, too. For a more complete listing of those relevant to History, see History: Databases and Indexes. If you need help in selecting or using a database or index for your research, please contact the Hunt Library reference desk.

If full text links for journal articles are not provided, click on to see retrieval options. This is only for journal article citations, and may not be available in all databases. Otherwise, use Cameo and the Find e-journal list to see if materials available to you. If they aren't, you can use Illiad, the interlibrary loan service for books and journals, to obtain the material. For books only, you can also use EZ Borrow (books get here in about 3-5 days)

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Atlantic World:
Discussion Lists

For additional resources, see History: Discussion Lists.

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Atlantic World:

Internet Guides

For additional resources, see History: Internet Guides. Those for African History: Internet Guides and Latin American History: Internet Guides may be of particular interest.

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Atlantic World:

Journals

Below are major journals for the Atlantic World. Use the library catalog and the Find e-journal list to search for other journal titles in the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries, or use the databases listed above to find journal articles on particular topics. For additional titles, History: Journals.

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Atlantic World:

Maps

For additional maps, History: Maps.

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Atlantic World:
Newspapers

See also the resources listed in History: Databases and Indexes: Newspapers.

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Atlantic World:
Pictorial Resources

See also the resources listed in History: Pictorial Resources.

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Atlantic World:
Primary Sources

See also the resources listed in History: Primary Sources.

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Atlantic World:
Statistical Resources

Below are statistical resources relevant to the Atlantic World. Relevant statistics may also be in some of the resources listed at History: Statistical Resources. If you need help finding statistics, please ask for assistance at the Hunt reference desk.

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History


See Also:
     African American History
     African History
     European History
     Latin American and Caribbean History


April 2011 -- http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/sc24/History/atlantic.html
Sue Collins, Senior Librarian, sc24@andrew.cmu.edu