HIS 3330: Modern World




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Print/Electronic Journals:

Most of the commonly cited journals in history are available both in print at Madonna Library and online from various databases the library subscribes. To access full-text electronic journals, click on Journals from library home page and search by journal title, or browse titles under subject of "History & Anthropology", you will find "General History" and "Regions & Countries" with various numbers of titles. The following lists are some of the examples:

The Journal of modern history (Electronic | Print)
The Journal of European economic history (Electronic | Print)
European history quarterly . (Electronic | Print)
Past & present (Electronic | Print)
The World today (Electronic | Print)
Diplomatic history (Electronic | Print)
Journal of European studies (Electronic | Print)
Central European history (Electronic | Print)
The Journal of European economic history (Electronic | Print)
Journal of interamerican studies and world affairs (Electronic | Print)
Journal of contemporary history (Electronic | Print)
Journal of urban history (Electronic | Print)
World politics (Electronic | Print)
International social science journal ( Print)


The Encyclopedia of World History REF D21 .E578 2001 
The Encyclopedia of Romanticism REF DA529 .E53 1992
The French Revolution REF DC148 .F728 2004
A Critical Dictionary of the French Revolution REF DC148 .D5313 1989
Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment REF B802 .E53 2003 (4v.)
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation REF BR302.8 .O93 1996 (4v.)
Events that Changed the World in the Eighteenth Century REF D20 .E83 1998
Europe 1450 to 1789: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World REF D209 .E97 2004 (6v.)
The Longman Handbook of Early Modern Europe REF D209 .C66 2001
Migration across Time and Nations REF JV6021 .M53 1986
Cultures in Contact: World Migrations in the Second Millennium REF GN370 .H64 2002
Encyclopedia of Historical Treaties and Alliances REF JX171 .P48 2001 (2v.)
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of International Relations REF JZ1160 .N65 2002
Diplomatic Theory from Machiavelli to Kissinger REF JZ1305 .D57 2001
Political Theories of International Relations REF JZ1305 .B68 1998
The Oxford English Dictionary REF PE1625 .O87 1991 (20v.) 
The History of the European Family HQ611 .A245 2001 (3v.)
New Catholic Encyclopedia REF BX841 .N44 2003 (14v.)
A Documentary history of modern Europe D411.D63 1979(4v.)
Toward the Modern Economy : Early Industry in Europe, 1500-1800 HC240 .G89 1988
Peoples and Empires: a Short History of European Migration, Exploration, and Conquest, from Greece to the Present D135 .P33 2003
Great Britain to 1688, a Modern History DA130 .A826
Historical dictionary of the Third French Republic, 1870-1940
REF DC337 .H57 1986

We have a large collection of electronic books available from Ebrary and Gale Virtual Reference.  To search for ebooks in these databases, put your topic as a key word in the search box, you will get a list of the results. The followings are some ebooks related to Modern World:

The Britannica guide to the ideas that made the modern world the people, philosophy, and history of the Enlightenment
Lectures on modern history
The United States and the making of modern Greece history and power, 1950-1974
Modern American lives individuals and issues in American history since 1945
The Encyclopedia of World History Ancient, Medieval, and Modern, Chronologically Arranged
History, what and why? ancient, modern, and postmodern perspectives
Themes in modern European history, 1890-1945
A-Z of modern Europe since 1789
The birth of modern Europe culture and economy, 1400-1800 : essays in honor of Jan de Vries
The modern movement, 1910-1940


Western Civilization: European History & Its Impact on the World
European History Research Guide
European History - A Guide to Resources
EuroDocs: Online Sources for European History
Directory of Open Access Journals
Librarians' Internet Index: History

Others(Style Manual)

A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations
REF LB2369 .T8 1996

APA, MLA, AMA, Turabian, and Chicago Citation Styles (Long Island University)

Citing References: Turabian Style

Citing Sources: Assembling a List of Works Cited in Your Paper



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