History Reference Center

Access to this premium web-based content is one of the privileges of holding a St. Louis Public Library Know Better Card. 

With this database, you can search

  • the full text from more than 650 history reference books and encyclopedias
  • cover to cover full text from more than 50 history magazines
  • 58,000 historical documents
  • 43,000 biographies
  • and 12,000 historical photos, maps and other images

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