Social Science and Humanities Resources
Helpful research links to periodicals, journals, and other informative websites in the area of history.
- The National Archives and Records Administration site is a gold mine of artifacts and information for those searching for information into American History and Government.
- The Internet Medieval Sourcebook is a collection of reviewed primary sources. This is a great site addressing many history topics, which are not confined to the medieval period.
- The Modern History Sourcebook contains an enormous amount of links and articles addressing American and European History in the past 200 years.
- The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
- The Avalon project at the Yale Law School reproduces documents relevant to law, diplomacy, politics, economics, and history.
- The Library of Congress: Country Studies series has become a standard reference source of information about developed and developing nations alike.
- American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library consists of primary source and archival materials relating to US history and culture.
- American Studies Web includes topics such as race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, sociology and demography, region and environment, philosophy and religion, art and material culture, and performance and broadcasting, economy and politics, literature and hypertext, current events and legal studies.
- Women's Activism History -- Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1830-1930.
- Documents from the Women's Liberation Movement: An Online Archival Collection. Materials in this site are drawn from radical organizations of the women's movement in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
- Medieval Feminist Index: Scholarship on Women, Sexuality and Gender during the Middle Ages.
Cultural and Religious History
- The Internet Islamic History Sourcebook. This webpage provides links to online texts, documents and sources for the history of the Islamic world, as well as links to many other webpages concerning Islam and the Islamic world.
- Learn about Tibetan government and culture at www.tibet.com
- The Jewish History Sourcebook
- The Greatest Films
- The Internet African History Sourcebook. This web page provides links to online texts, documents and sources for the history of Africa, as well as links to many other related web pages.
- African studies WWW (U. Penn). This site offers hyperlinks to direct news sources in Africa, a multimedia library, and "Africa Web Links," an annotated directory.
- The East Asian Sourcebook
- Chinese History
- The Sixties project and Viet Nam generation, inc. Although by most standards of historical measurement the sixties barely qualify as "history," the decade has taken on almost mythic proportions. The Vietnam War and the rise of the antiwar movement, black power, women's liberation-the list of the decade's transformative moments grows and becomes more complex with each retelling.
- Central Europe Online covers primarily the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia. A very useful source of information for anyone wanting to keep up with events in Central Europe.
- Russia Today covers Russia, the Baltics, and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
- Russian and East European Network Information Center (REENIC). This well-organized site provides many links with other Web sites, both in the US and abroad.
- Library of Congress HLAS Online: Handbook of Latin American Studies covers anthropology, art, economics, geography, government and politics, history, international relations, literature, music, philosophy, and sociology.
- NativeWeb includes links to information about indigenous peoples throughout the Americas, Africa, Europe and Russia, the Maori of New Zealand, and the Aboriginal peoples of Australia.
- Archaeological resource guide for Europe: WWW Virtual Library for European Archeology is an indexed and ordered collection of nearly 1,100 hypertext links from 38 countries, pointing to current archaeological communication and information resources across Europe.
American Indian and Northwest History
- Oregon Trail sites and information www.isu.edu/~trinmich/sites.html
- This site is dedicated to the presentation of unique artwork, photographs, video and sound recordings which accurately reflect the history, culture and richness of the Native American experience in North America and has been expanded to include Indian people of Central America and Mexico. www.csulb.edu/projects/ais
- Anything you would like to know about Lewis and Clark? www.pbs.org/lewisandclark