America History and Life


Contains citations and abstracts to articles from journals in all areas of Canadian and U.S. history.

Topics include ethnic studies, folklore, oral history, government and political science, popular culture, urban affairs, and the teaching of history.

Also contains CLIO Notes, a guide to U.S. History that allows you to browse through chronologies and hundreds of brief summaries of significant events and themes in American history.

For the history of the rest of the world, use Historical Abstracts

Date Coverage: 

1964 - present


Access Notes

Important Details: 

Maximum Simultaneous users: 6.

Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff
Content last reviewed: August 5, 2020