Google Scholar searches specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research.
America: History and Life
1964 to present Indexes history journals dealing with U.S. and Canadian history. It also lists book reviews and dissertations.
CEEOL (Central and East European Online Library) is an online archive which provides access to full text PDF articles from 220 humanities and social science journals, electronic books and re-digitized documents pertaining to Central, Eastern and South-Eastern European topics.
Cumulated Magazine Subject Index, 1907-1949 2 volumes (1907-1949)
Woodruff Oversize Reference AI3. M31
Useful for coverage of magazines not indexed in Reader's Guide or other indexes. Although its emphasis is on the United States, it also covers European topics
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global is the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research. PQDT — Full Text includes 2.7 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with 1.2 million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
Please note that some dissertations are unavailable as full-text due to author restrictions.
1955 to present An index to historical journals, books and dissertations, Historical Abstracts covers world history from 1450 to the present.
Index to Articles in Jewish Studies (RAMBI) (1966 to present)
RAMBI is a selective bibliography of articles in the various fields of Jewish Studies and in the study of Eretz Israel. Material listed is compiled from thousands of periodicals and from collections of articles in Hebrew, Yiddish, and European languages, mainly from the holdings of the Jewish National and University Library, a world center for research on the Jewish people and Eretz Israel. The main criterion for inclusion in the bibliography is that the article be based on scientific research, or contain important information for such research.
Index to Jewish Periodicals (1988 to present)
An author and subject index to selected English language journals of general and scholarly interest.
Reader's Guide Retrospective
1890-1983 The great index to American popular and general interest magazines. These are the periodicals that everyone read and subscribed to.
SocINDEX with fulltext
An index to scholarly journals.