Databases A-Z

Find the best library databases for your research.


New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Archives Unbound This link opens in a new window
Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars, researchers, and students at the college and university level.

Collections currently available include:
• European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: Italian Colonies in North Africa and Aggression in East Africa, 1930-1939
• Final Accountability Rosters of Japanese-American Relocation Centers, 1944-1946
• Japanese American Internment: Records of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library
• The Observer: News for the American Soldier in Vietnam, 1962-1973
• Transcripts of the Malcolm X Assassination Trial
Indigenous Peoples of North America This link opens in a new window
  • Humanities
This primary source collection covers the history of American Indian tribes and supporting organizations from the sixteenth through the twentieth century, enabling exploration of the political, social, and cultural history of native peoples on the North American continent.
New York Times (digital access) This link opens in a new window
  • Newspapers
New Popular
Direct digital access to the New York Times at In order to access content, you must first follow the link above to create a personal account using your Ursinus College email address.

Once your account is created, you must sign-in using your account to access NY Times content both on and off campus.