Online Journals and Magazines
- Africans in America.
- AMDOCS: Documents for the Study of American History
Links to the full text of over 400 primary source documents relating to the study of American history.
- The American Civil War Homepage
Directory of hypertext links about the Civil War period (1861-1865).
- American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library
Archive of digital images, audio and media clips embracing all aspects of American history and culture.
- The American Presidency Project
Extensive coverage of both historical and current information on United States presidencies.
- American President
Includes two sections: "The President in History and The President in Action.
- American Presidents: Life Portraits
Basic biographical information and interesting facts about the nation's presidents.
- American Social History Project
A group of digital library collections that are about the 19th and 20th century social history of the United States.
- Ancient History Sourcebook
Students source for ancient history or research help.
- The Archaeology Channel
Free access to a large collection of streaming media covering archaeology worldwide.
- U.S. Department of State - Background Notes
Overview of history and economics for various countries and regions.
- Best of History Web Sites
Annotated lists of recommended history sites.
- Boston African-American Heritage Trail
Many items relating to slavery, the abolition movement, free blacks, the Civil War, Emancipation, Reconstruction, rural life, urban life, social life, advertising, and depictions of men, women, and children.
- Calendars through the Ages
Links to calendars and descriptive histories.
- Calisphere: A World of Primary Sources and More
Over 150,00 unique items, including photos, diaries, cartoons, ads, art, newspaper images, oral history transcripts concerning the history and development of California.
- Digitized Medieval Manuscripts
The Houghton Library's distinguished collection of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts represents a significant resource for the study of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance in Western Europe.
- Center for Celtic Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
- Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative
Digital library of all known cuneiform tablets from ancient Mesopotamia dating between 3350 BC and AD 100.
- Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
Provides select digital access to American newspapers from 1880 to 1910.
- Civil War Women
- Digital Collection - Mississippi State University
(Includes Ulysses S. Grant Collection and Charles H. Templeton Collection and others)
- Digital History
Primary source material, including multimedia, is presented in the form of a digital textbook—an interactive timeline of U.S. history from 1590-present—with subject guides, handouts, and lesson plans.
3000 plus primary source documents from the U.S. National Archives. Provides interactive activities and "Ready-to-use tools for teaching with documents in the classroom"
- Documenting the American South: Oral Histories of the American South
- Early Americas Digital Archive
Digital texts that date from 1492 until the 1800's, written in or about the Americas.
- The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
First state encyclopedia sponsored by a public library system. Offers thousands of related photographs, maps, and audio and video clips.
- Encyclopedia of the Hellenic World
- Eternal Egypt
- Fotunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies
- History Channel
This Day in History provides a snapshot of what happened in a variety of topics, and World Timeline offers brief descriptions of events by year, decade, or century (500 BC to 2005 CE).
- The Holocaust
Accurate, readable, and informative articles on the Holocaust and its aftermath. Neither polemical, nor apologetic in nature, this resource is one of the best and most reliable Holocaust sources on the Internet.
- HyperHistory Online
3,000 years of world history lifelines, timelines, and maps.
- In the first person: An index to letters, diaries, oral histories, and other personal narratives
In-depth index of more than 3,350 collections of personal narratives in English from around the world.
- Institute of Historical Research
Resources for historians including articles, online training courses, and an open access library
- Internet History Sourcebook Project
Provides easy access to primary sources. There are 3 main sourcebooks (Ancient, Medieval, Modern) and 9 subsidiary sourcebooks.
- The Jamestown Foundation
- Map History/History of Cartography
Online source for early maps. U.S. maps predate 1900 and British maps predate 1800.
Archive of international newspapers. The site provides digital facsimiles of original newspaper pages for approximately 300 titles.
- Perseus Digital Library
Student source for ancient history or research help.
- Reading: Harvard Views of Readers, Readership, and Reading History
Focuses on western Europe and the US from roughly the 16th to the early 20th century.
Oldest and largest free online community for genealogists.
- Rotund: Fathers Early Access
Thousands of previously unpublished documents from the U.S. founding fathers are in online open source form.
- The Story of Africa
- Timeline of Art History
A chronological, geographical, and thematic exploration of the history of art from around the world, as illustrated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection.
- The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database
The site has information on almost 35,000 slaving voyages that forcibly embarked over 10 million Africans for transport to the Americas between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries.
- Ulysses S. Grant Digital Collection
- The USGen Web Project
Links to archival records, cemeteries, vital records, and maps arranged by state and county.
- A Vision of Britain through Time
- A Walk Through Time - Ancient Calendars.
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