New Jersey History

Books you can take with you are in this number range:

  • 974.9

When searching our catalog use these subjects:

  • New Jersey
  • Cities and towns – New Jersey
  • New Jersey – History
  • New Jersey – History, local
  • New Jersey – Politics and government
  • New Jersey – Social conditions

Suggested journal indexes:

African American History Online--Facts on File
African American History Online explores more than 500 years of the African-American experience--containing biographies, historical and topical subject entries, primary source documents, maps and charts, an image gallery, and general and subject-specific timelines that cover more than 500 years of American women’s history.

American History Online--Facts on File
Spanning more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history of the United States. Content Features: Biographies, Events and Topics, Primary Sources, Timelines, Image Gallery, Maps and Charts and more.

American Indian History Online--Facts on File

Facts On File’s American Indian History Online database offers fast access to more than 15,000 years of culture and history through event and topic entries, biographies, images, maps and charts, legends, primary sources, and timeline entries.

American Women's History Online--Facts on File
American Women’s History Online is an authoritative reference database containing biographies, historical and topical subject entries, primary source documents, maps and charts, an image gallery, and general and subject-specific timelines that cover more than 500 years of American women’s history.

Gale Virtual Reference Library-Gale

This is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Gale's PowerSearch-Gale
This is a comprehensive periodical resource that puts more than 60 million articles at your fingertips with a single search query. More than 11,000 titles and backfile coverage from 1980 to present. Searches: Custom Newspapers, General Reference Center Gold and Gale Virtual Reference Library.

History Reference Center-Ebsco
Offers full text from more than 2,400 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, full text for 135 leading history periodicals, more than 61,100 historical documents, 57,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 110,200 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.

History-Salem Press
History from the fifties, sixties, seventies, eighties and nineties in America. Included are Great Events from History:The Ancient World, the 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

Independent
Local newspaper 1972-2000.

Kid Search-Ebsco

Modern World History Online--Facts on File
Modern World History Online covers the full scope of world history from the mid-15th century to the present. This comprehensive online resource contains thousands of fully hyperlinked subject entries, biographies, images, maps and charts, primary source documents, and timeline entries.

New Jersey County Histories
Full text searching to explore the histories of New Jersey's counties through books published between 1872 and 1900.

Red Bank Register
Local newspaper 1878-1991.

Websites:

The Official Website for the State of New Jersey

New Jersey Historic Sites

New Jersey History Kids

History.com - New Jersey

The New Jersey Historical Society

The New Jersey History Partnership

The New Jersey Historical Commission

The US50 - State of New Jersey

The New Jersey History Timeline