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History Research Guide

Discover library research tools to help you find articles, books, and other resources related to history

Websites

American Historical Association

"The largest professional organization serving historians in all fields and all professions."

National Council for History Education

"Promotes historical literacy by encouraging and creating opportunities for teachers and students to benefit from more history, better taught."

Internet History Sourcebook

"A collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented cleanly (without advertising or excessive layout) for educational use."

Best of History Web Sites
Contains links to over 1,000 web sites that have been evaluated and are considered to be among the best history web sites.  For each web site, there is an annotation describing the site.

History Channel: Topics

Topical historical information provided by the commercial History Channel TV network.

PBS (Public Broadcasting System)

PBS airs many historical documentaries; view background information on their website.

National Council for the Social Studies

"The largest professional association in the country devoted solely to social studies education."