Archives, Museums, and Libraries
Other Links to Primary Sources
Comprehenisive site covering 3,000 years of world
history using text, images, and web links to provide essential reference
information for teachers and students.
Center for History and New Media
sponsors a variety of
digital history projects incorporating primary sources for studying history.
Humanities Text Initiative
of the University of Michigan provides access to full-text editions of a wide variety of historical primary sources in many areas.
is an interactive website from the National Archives with more than 1,200 items, including official documents, personal accounts, images, and maps.
Archive of American Politics
at Rutgers University's Eagleton Institute of Politics includes a variety of electronic reproductions of primary sources from all eras of American political history.
Public Papers of the Presidency
includes a wide range of primary source material on the public communications of American presidents, as well as election data and statistical information.
History Resource Page
Explore the history of Illinois on this state web site, with lots of links to related web sites.
History Links for K-12 Educators
Best of History Web Sites
contains annotated links
to over 1,000 history web sites, as well as links to hundreds of quality K-12 history
lesson plans, history teacher guides, and history activities, games, and
for high school and college teachers of U.S. History survey courses, this
site serves as a gateway to Web resources and offers unique teaching materials,
first-person primary documents, and threaded discussions on teaching U.S.
National History Education Clearinghouse
includes access to a wide range of teaching materials, teaching strategies, and historical web sites of interest to secondary school teachers.
National Council for History Education
is a non-profit
corporation dedicated to promoting the importance of history in schools and in
Moments in American History
includes a variety of on-line historical mini-documentaries produced with a Teaching American History grant.
National Park Service "Teaching With Historic Places"
includes materials and ideas for using the nation's historic sites as foci for units and lesson plans.
Gilder-Lehrman Institute of American History
offers a variety of American history teaching resources, including teaching modules and lesson plans.
National Constitution Center
offers a variety of methods and materials to aid history and social studies teachers in their mission to inspire active citizenship in their students.
On-Line History Resource Guide
provides links to a variety of resources for teachers, covering all time periods from pre-history to the modern era, with a wealth of materials related to both world history and American history.