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A guide to resources for history at the Georgia Tech Library


In addition to articles and books, film can be used to provide historical evidence. The following databases offer access to documentaries and films on a variety of subjects including history.

See all film resources on the database A-Z list.

Newspapers and magazines

Newspapers and magazines can offer a recount of events from the lens of the time period that they occurred. These databases provide access to newspapers stretching from the 1770s to present day.

See all newspaper and magazine resources on the database A-Z list.

Primary resources

Primary resources are historical documents that can be used in research to provide evidence. They are the original documents and objects from the time period of study. The resources listed below provide digital access to some of these materials.