Social Studies / History

  • American National Biography
    Provides biographical information on famous, deceased North American men and women, as well as American historical information.

    Discovery Education
    Educational videos, images, audio clips, resource materials, and much more to meet your digital media needs.

    Grolier Online
    Contains eight encyclopedia databases including Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Popular Science, and Lands and Peoples.

    Heritage Quest Online
    A collection of American genealogical sources. Includes Federal Census data, Revolutionary War records, Freedman's Bank Records and more.

    Student Resources in Context
    Broad coverage of diverse topics. Includes biographies, science, history, literature, geography and more.

    US History in Context
    Covers people and events of historical significance in American history from Pre-Columbian America forward. Content includes primary source material.

    World Book
    Online access to the World Book Encyclopedia. Includes additional content such as primary sources, images, maps, and more.

    World History in Context
    Collection of primary sources, reference works, and scholarly journals providing materials for the study of World History.