Animal & plant distribution maps -- Antique maps -- Bible maps -- Canada maps -- Climate change maps -- Current event maps -- Earthquake maps -- Education-teaching tools -- Environmental maps -- Flags of the world -- Geography databases -- Geology maps -- GIS data -- Glossaries -- Google Earth -- Hurricane maps -- Map games & puzzles -- Modern map collection -- NASA maps -- Software -- USA maps -- Volcano maps -- Weather maps
Rare 18th and 19th century North America & South America
Also World, Europe, Asia & Africa
Tens of thousands of maps
Includes U.S. maps, international maps and historical maps.
In the First Person: An Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories and Personal Narratives Allows keyword searching of more than 700,000 pages of full-text by more than 18,000 individuals from all walks of life. It also contains pointers to some 4,300 audio and video files and 30,000 bibliographic records. The index contains approximately 20,500 months of diary entries, 63,000 letter entries, and 17,000 oral history entries.
Digital archive of The Nation, a weekly news magazine
Dates of coverage: 1865 - current
19th Century British Pamphlets Includes seven individual collections held at universities within the UK, many of which are whole collections that belonged to individual politicians or political families. These are: Bristol Selected pamphlets, Cowen Tracts, Earl Grey Pamphlets collection, Foreign and Commonwealth Office collection, Hume Tracts, Knowsley Pamphlet collection, and LSE Selected pamphlets.
Dates of Coverage: 1603-1899
More than 170 wide-ranging periodicals by and about African Americans. Published in 26 states, the publications include academic and political journals, commercial magazines, institutional newsletters, organizations' bulletins, annual reports and other genres.
Comprehensive source for primary documents of all types from the 17th and 18th centuries, the definitive resource for information about every aspect of life in 17th- and 18th-century America.
Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, contains primary source matierial of all types documenting American history from 1801-1819.
Early English Books Online includes the first book published in English through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare; this collection now contains about 100,000 of over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640) and Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700) and their revised editions, as well as the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) collection and the Early English Books Tract Supplement.
Dates of Coverage: 1473-1700
Eighteenth Century Collections Online is based on the English Short Title Catalogue, and includes over 180,000 titles (200,000 volumes)
Dates of Coverage: 1701 to 1800
HarpWeek is the electronic version of Harper's Weekly from the Civil War and Reconstruction eras, 1857-1871. HarpWeek includes all the pages of Harper's Weekly as scanned images, together with a series of indexes. Harper's Weekly was a leading national weekly during the second half of the nineteenth-century, providing information and insights on political, military and social issues and events prior to and during the Civil War. HarpWeek includes news, editorials, stories, illustrations, book reviews, serialized novels, advertising and maps from the weekly. It also includes biographical information about period leaders.
Dates of Coverage: 1857-1871.
Comprehensive source for US nationwide public opinion as measured by academic, media and commercial survey organizations.
Data is available at the question-level.
Dates of coverage: 1935 -
Internal memos, legal briefings, and direct action summaries from national, legal, and branch offices of the NAACP, including papers of prominent individuals.
Collections include: British politics and society; European literature 1790-1840: the Corvey Collection; Asia and the West: Diplomacy and cultural exchange; British theatre, music, and literature: high and popular culture.
Full text access to hundreds of journals in the humanities and social sciences.
Dates of coverage: 1802-2000
Citations for articles in 6000+ periodicals spanning a wide range of dates, subjects, and places, in over 40 languages.
Dates of coverage: 1665-1995
Information about and by U.S. Congress, including hearings, reports, documents, legislative histories, and the Congressional Record.
Full-text reports and documents produced by the U.S. House and Senate, broad coverage of topics in American political and social history.
Legislative and executive branch documents from the first 14 U.S. congresses, including presidential speeches, treaties and more.
HathiTrust is a repository of digital content from 50 research libraries, including electronic versions of nearly 8 million books at the time of writing.
Standard source for quantitative facts of American history. Users can view and download data, and create customized tables and spreadsheets.
American Memory is a gateway to the Library of Congress's vast resources of digitized American historical materials. Comprising more than 9 million items that document U.S. history and culture, American Memory is organized into more than 100 thematic collections based on their original format, their subject matter, or who first created, assembled, or donated them to the Library.
A digital library of images, texts, audio, and video from Europe's museums, archives, and libraries.
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The Internet Medieval Sourcebook lists hundreds of documents important for studying the middle ages.