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HIST 495 Trials in History: HIST 495 Trials in History

Features information on U.S. and British Government resources for conducting research on historic trials.

HIST 495 Trials in History

Purdue Libraries have many resources for conducting research on trials in U.S. and British history.  Examples of Library of Congress subject searches which can be conducted in the libraries online catalog include:

Court Administration United States

Courts Martial and Courts of Inquiry United States

Impeachments United States
Judges Legal Status, Laws, etc.

Trials Great Britain

Trials United States

Print versions of most of these resources will be in the HSSE Library or in the Undergraduate Library's Hicks Repository. Connect HERE for information on downloading Purdue Libraries Ebooks.

Selected Journal Article and Newspaper Databases Include:

America:  History and Life (Indexes articles from U.S. & Canadian History journals)
American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals
American Periodicals (Over 1,240 periodicals and journals published between 1741-1900)
America's Historical Newspaper:  Early American Newspapers Series 6, 7, & 10 (Covers U.S. newspaper articles from 1741-1922)
British Newspapers 1600-1950

Caribbean Newspapers 1718-1876