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Hopkins School | 986 Forest Road | New Haven, CT 06515
The Hopkins School Archive is located on the lower level of the library, across from the elevator. The archive preserves the history of Hopkins through collection and organization of historical papers, publications, photos, artifacts and other materials.
- Collections within the archive (yearbooks, student publications, etc.)
- Boxes labeled with material type and date ranges
- Original order
Many of the items in the Hopkins School Archive are one of a kind. In order to help preserve these unique materials, please follow the usage guidelines when using the archive:
- Computers or pencils/paper ONLY - no pens
- No food or drink
- Minimal contact
Hopkins School has been around - in one form or another - for a long time; therefore, a Google search for "Hopkins School" will generate a fair number of results. When searching online, the Hopkins website is the best place to find history, data, and other information.
Limit Calarco Discovery search to various book-only results.
- ALL BOOKS - Go to SOURCE TYPE on the left-hand side and select BOOKS
- E-BOOKS - Go to SOURCE TYPE on the left-hand side and select E-BOOKS
- PHYSICAL BOOKS - Go to LIMIT TO on the left-hand side and select CATALOG ONLY
- REFERENCE - Go to LOCATION on the left-hand side and select REFERENCE
- NON-FICTION - Go to LOCATION on the left-hand side and select STACKS
The databases below provide newspaper articles, essays, articles, primary sources, etc. that could help to inform your longform topic.
America's Historical Newspapers (1690- 2000)
Thousands of titles from all 50 states and the District of Columbia that provide an unparalleled record of the topics, people, issues and events that have shaped America.
Gale Primary Source Collections
19th century US newspapers, Liberty Magazine Historical Archive 1924-50, Punch Historical Archive 1841-1992, Smithsonian Collections Online, The Times of London Digital Archive 1785+
Connecticut Digital Collections
Court documents,artifacts, photographs, maps, broadsides, manuscripts and oral histories from Connecticut university and library collections.
Connecticut History Pamphlets
Pamphlets on various aspects of Connecticut State history.
Issues & Controversies in History
Key events in history arranged by REGION, ERA, and SUBJECT. Reference sources for background reading including timelines, editorial cartoons and video. Gift of the E. Wight Bakke Fund
ProQuest Historical American Newspapers and Periodicals
NY Times (1851-2017), Washington Post (1877-2004), Wall Street Journal (1889- 2003), Hartford Courant (1764-1922) and American periodicals (1740 -1940). Gift of the Levin Family Fund
ProQuest Major American Newspapers
Includes The Hartford Courant, Chicago Tribune, LA Times, NYT, WSJ, and WaPost
Go to SOURCE TYPE on the left-hand side and select ACADEMIC JOURNALS to limit Calarco Discovery to scholarly journal articles.
Academic Search Premier
Full text academic journals, 1975 to present.
JSTOR contains the full-text of more than 2,600 journals in more than 75 disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics.
Academic journals covering literature, history, politics, economics, education, film, religion and women's studies.