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Databases

Discovering Collection
Content covers history, literature, biography, science, and social studies. Resources include primary sources, essays, critical analyses, biographies, creative works, and multimedia. more info.

Junior Reference Collection
Information from reference books about people, places, history, science, and more. Includes audio, video, photos, and maps. more info.

World Book Online
In addition to the well-known encyclopedia, offers headline news explored in depth, primary sources, pathfinders, atlases and images and a dictionary. more info.

World History In Context
Broad coverage moving chronologically from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe. Content includes primary sources, reference books, periodicals, maps, atlases and images. more info.

 

Websites

BBC History 
Key events in British history as well as practical information about archaeology, family history, ancient civilizations and more.

Best of History Websites 
History websites reviewed for quality, accuracy, and usefulness. Covers prehistory through modern times.

Bulfinch's Mythology 
Mythology reference spans the ages from the Olympus to King Arthur.

EuroDocs 
A wiki providing country-by-country access to online resources and primary documents for Western European history. 

Food Timeline 
Food history from prehistoric times to the present.

History Matters  
A gateway to 1,000+ primary resources and annotated web sites organized by topic and time period.

HistoryWorld 
Interactive timelines for countries and regions throughout the world.

This Day in History 
Choose a day of the month to find out what happened in past years. From the History Channel.



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