What's In This Guide
Start Here: Best databases for History articles
Books (and more): E-book listings, online catalog search, DVD's and streaming video
Articles: List of best databases for locating articles and links to full-text journals on all aspects of South Carolina History
Newspapers: Full-text articles from the Colonial period to the present.
Topic Overviews: e-encyclopedias and background information sources.
Census Data: online, print, and microfilm census data for S.C., Horry and Georgetown counties.
Digital Archives: primary material collections relating to South Carolina history
Chicago/Turabian Style: Getting help with Chicago style and Turabian style.
Help: Where to go to get additional assistance.
Courses this Guide will help
This guide focuses on sources of information on South Carolina history from discovery to the present.
- HIST 383 History of the Colony and State of South Carolina
- HIST 384 History of Horry and Georgetown Counties
- HIST 389 The New South
America History and Life
Full text articles on all aspects of S.C. History
Slavery & Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive
Full-text Newspaper Archives from 1736-1902. Coverage includes:
Colonial period: SC Newspapers, Pennsylvania Gazette and Virginia Gazette
African American Newspapers 1827-1902;
Civil War era Newspapers.
Civil War Collection.
Godey's Lady's Book.
American County Histories.