When you have an article with references, you can see if a particular reference is available by looking the journal's name up at the link below. Then you can use the volume and date information to navigate to the article. If we don't have access to that journal, we usually can get it from another library.
Use these databases to find scholarly (secondary) articles about historical topics.
In addition to journals for historians, the library has many popular magazines that can be used as primary sources.
American Historical Review
Civil War History
Journal of African American History
Journal of American History
Journal of Social History
Journal of Southern History
Journal of the West
Latin American Research Review
Past and Present
Swedish American Historical Review
William and Mary Quarterly