Q. I need articles on the Republican Party in 1863.
Start with the Library website at http://lib.sxu.edu. Select the tab Databases and then click on the database America:History and Life. This database is focused on the American history and has articles in full-text. Before you start searching, check the useful feature of the database Clio Notes located in the tab at the top of the screen. Clio Notes provide full-text essays on the historical eras of the United States and one of them is Civil War era. There is background information on the Republican Party at that time. You can later proceed to searching the database with these phrases: republican party AND civil war.