Resources for Chronological Research

Searching for information by year.


  • Credo Reference: An excellent full-text integrated reference database. Contains linked searching to other resources and visual concept mapping. The BEST place to start!
  • ProQuest Central: Our largest comprehensive database, with many journals in full-text, now in a new improved interface.
    • Guided subject searching for better results, just click the picture for the subject you need!
    • Clickable boxes for peer-reviewed and full-text content
    • Easily save, print, or email marked records and create citations for your bibliography.
    • Use our interlibrary loan form to order articles that are not full-text
  • Lexis/Nexis: Academic Universe includes business, legal and medical journals as well as major newspapers from around the world.
    • All content is full-text, but may not be scholarly!
    • Content from the last 25 years.
  • Pop Culture Universe: An easy to use scholarly source for pop culture information. Search by topic or chronologically.


  • Use the Quest catalog
    • Quest catalog includes CMU, Mo Valley, UCM and State Fair
    • Almanacs contain great information by year.


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