Contextualization at University of Mississippi

General History Databases

These databases contain secondary sources on all subjects related to American history.

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Related Library Resources

This page highlights just a few of the resources available through the UM Libraries that are relevant to contextualization, mostly databases of journal articles and primary sources related to African American history.

Please contact us and we'll be happy to help you navigate any of our resources. 

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Secondary Sources - Journal Articles

Newspaper Databases

These resources contain searchable present-day and historical newspapers.

For more newspapers, including links to indexes and free online newspapers, see the Newspaper Guide by Alex Watson.