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The Great Chicago Fire and The Web of Memory

The Great Chicago Fire and The Web of Memory

Learn about the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 and how it was remembered over time.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History

Acid and Base pH Tutorial

Acid and Base pH Tutorial

“This site contains notes and self directed exercises designed to help students with the fundamental concepts of acid-base chemistry.” The instruction is aimed at students with no previous knowledge or experience with acid-base chemistry.
Subject: Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Chemistry

American Memory

American Memory

This resource is geared toward students and teachers. It provides links to sets of selected primary sources on a variety of topics in United States History. You can browse by topic, time periods, place and by what the collections contain (maps, prints, movies, etc).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

W.T. Cox Subscriptions, Inc.

W.T. Cox Subscriptions, Inc.

This vendor site has information on their sales and support division, events and services, employment opportunities, an on-line catalog, and an e-mail address where they can be reached.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–On The Job–Acquisitions–Vendors And Distributors

American FactFinder–U.S. Census Bureau

American FactFinder–U.S. Census Bureau

The American FactFinder “provides useful facts and information about your community, your economy, and your society.” Browse or search for information about states, cities, counties, and other communities of varying sizes. Find helpful maps, and check out the U.S. population clock!
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Optics, Waves, Sound

Optics, Waves, Sound

A collection of links to demonstrations and lessons to aid in understanding of optics, waves, and sound. Many other interesting physics links as well. Hosted by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Subject: Science And Technology–Physics–Light, Waves, And Optics

Sanskrit and Tamil Dictionaries

Sanskrit and Tamil Dictionaries

Online versions of Monier Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary, Capeller’s 1891 Sanskrit-English Dictionary, and other Sanskrit and Tamil dictionaries. Many of the latter are from the Institute of Indology and Tamil Studies (IITS), Cologne University.
Subject: Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

Physics Van

Physics Van

Watch physics demonstrations by students at the University of Illinois as they show ???science as fun and worthwhile for people who wonder about why the world acts the way it does???.
Subject: Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); Science & Technology–Physics; Math And Science–Physics & Chemistry; Math And Science; Math And Science–Experiments & Science Fair Projects; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Chemistry; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Physics

Minnesota – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Minnesota – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Minnesota as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Missouri – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Missouri – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Missouri as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Mississippi – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Mississippi – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Mississippi as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Maryland – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Maryland – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Maryland as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Kansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Kansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Kansas as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Hawaii – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Hawaii – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Hawaii as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Florida – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Florida – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Florida as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Connecticut – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Connecticut – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Connecticut as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Delaware – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Delaware – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Delaware as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Indiana – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Indiana – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Indiana as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Illinois – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Illinois – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Illinois as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Georgia – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Georgia – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Georgia as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Idaho – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Idaho – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Idaho as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Michigan – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Michigan – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, and other sites of interest specific to Michigan as well as interesting facts and people related to the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Early Baseball Pictures

Early Baseball Pictures

A Library of Congress collection of historic baseball photographs and print in the following categories: Baseball Beginnings, Game Day in the Majors, Players, Non-Major League Baseball, Major League Teams and Games.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Baseball & Softball

Library of Virginia

Library of Virginia

The Library of Virginia houses the Virginia State Archives. This site offers the ability to search the Archives and Manuscripts Catalog: the “main access point for state government records, military records, personal papers, family Bible records, genealogical notes and charts, church and cemetery records, business records, maps, and other archival …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern); Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–State Libraries In The U.S.

Vermont State Archives

Vermont State Archives

The state archives of Vermont “preserves and keeps accessible state government records deemed by statute, records schedules or archival appraisal to have continuing value”. The web site includes a searchable catalog and a guide to records at the archives.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Wyoming State Archives

Wyoming State Archives

The Wyoming State Archives web site features an online map collection and information about the Historic Photograph Collection, as well as information about using the archives.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

North Carolina Encyclopedia

North Carolina Encyclopedia

The State Library of North Carolina’s Encyclopedia “gives you an overview of the people, the government, the history, and the resources of North Carolina.” Organized by categories, the Historical Sites and Chronology are especially detailed and well researched.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Wisconsin Library and Archives

Wisconsin Library and Archives

Provides access to an online genealogy tool, the Wisconsin Name Index, and a database of Wisconsin Historical Images. Links are also provided for the University of Wisconsin – Madison online library catalog and archives catalog.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Washington State Archives

Washington State Archives

Includes the State Records Collection of government documents, a Historical Records Search with links to additional genealogical resources, and information about the five regional repositories.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Pennsylvania State Archives

Pennsylvania State Archives

This site is a guide to doing research in the State Archives of Pennsylvania. It provides online guides to the archives’ manuscripts and government records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Tennessee State Library and Archives

Tennessee State Library and Archives

Provides online access Tennessee library catalogs as well as an image and photograph database of Tennessee history. Users can access government documents such as adoption, census, court, divorce, marriage, and military records, birth and death certificates, newspapers and more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Utah State Archives and Records Service

Utah State Archives and Records Service

The Utah State Archives web site has an online catalog to the collection, several holdings lists, and finding aids (tools which describe individual collections). A group of online exhibits is also available.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

South Carolina Department of Archives and History

South Carolina Department of Archives and History

The state archives of South Carolina offers the following digital records on its web site: Confederate Pension Applications, 1919-1938; Insurance file photographs of public schools, 1935-1952; Grand Jury Presentments to the General Assembly, 1783-1877; National Register of Historic Places files. The On-Line Records Index allows searching of over 30 …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Oklahoma State Archives

Oklahoma State Archives

The Oklahoma State Archives preserves the historical records of the Oklahoma state government. The section “State Archives Collection Highlights,” describes some of the more popular archives collections, such as the Index to Oklahoma’s Confederate Pension Records and Historical Maps.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives

Oregon State Archives

Oregon State Archives

The web site for the Oregon State Archives offers guides to state agency records and historical county records. It also provides research aids to adoption, census, land, military, naturalization, probate, and vital records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Rhode Island State Archives

Rhode Island State Archives

The Rhode Island State Archives “acts as the official custodian and trustee for public records possessing permanent historical value”. The collection of historical records dates from 1638 to the present.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Nevada State Archives

Nevada State Archives

The Nevada State Archives preserves the documentation of Nevada’s history, with records dating back to 1851. Its website features the “Ask an Archivist” tool and the “Special Features” section with web documents like: “An Outline of Capital Punishment in Nevada”, “First Records of Carson Valley, Utah Territory, 1851”, “Nevada’s Governors”, and “Po …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Missouri State Archives

Missouri State Archives

The Missouri State Archives is the official repository of the state’s government and historical documents. Among its holdings are documents relating to French and Spanish colonial rule, the New Madrid Earthquakes, Supreme Court case files, the Civil War, Frank and Jesse James, and Harry S. Truman.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

New Hampshire Division of Archives and Records Management

New Hampshire Division of Archives and Records Management

The New Hampshire Division of Archives and Records Management offers information on such topics as: Archival Holdings, Civil War Research, Civil War Pensions Index, Genealogy,
Guide to the Archives, Index to NH State Papers, and Land Title Research.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Minnesota State Archives

Minnesota State Archives

The Minnesota State Archives collects Minnesota government documents including: correspondence, reports, minutes, memoranda, published records, maps, photographs, architectural drawings, microfilm, sound recordings, ephemera, and videotapes. The collection is searchable through this web site, as are naturalization and tax and assessment documents.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Montana Historical Society Archives

Montana Historical Society Archives

The Montana Historical Society Archives collections are comprised of manuscripts, state and local government records, and oral histories, all of which are searchable on this website.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management

New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management

The New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management, “holds in trust the public records of New Jersey: one of the oldest and most vital functions of government. The division has statutory authority to ensure the security, integrity, and efficiency of record-keeping by state and local public agencies, and to preserve the rich documentary heri …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

This site allows users to search the Mississippi Department of Archives and History’s collection and view many of the department’s publications.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

New York State Archives

New York State Archives

The state archives of New York collects materials related to the state’s history from the seventeenth century to the present day. The web site provides an extensive collection of images in addition to the Research Room, which has electronic access to information about many of the archives resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

Nebraska State Historical Society

Nebraska State Historical Society

The Nebraska State Historical Society houses the state archives of Nebraska. The Library/Archives Division “safeguards the documentary heritage of Nebraska so that it can be used by all researchers”. Its collection includes newspapers, maps, photographs, government records, papers of individuals and organizations, sound recordings, and moving imag …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Louisiana State Archives

Louisiana State Archives

The Louisiana State Archives, a division of the Louisiana Secretary of State’s office, is mandated to identify, collect, preserve, maintain, and make available records and artifacts of Louisiana history. Online exhibits include the World War I Permanent Poster Collection and the Baton Rouge Art League Permanent Collection.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives

Kansas State Archives

Kansas State Archives

The Kansas State Historical Society serves as the portal for the state archives. Holdings include the inactive unpublished records of state government with enduring historical value. The archives also holds microfilm copies of unpublished records from many city and county offices, and some federal records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Massachusetts Archives

Massachusetts Archives

The Massachusetts Archives holds the official records created by Massachusetts state government. Holdings are organized by agency and date from 1629 to the present. They include: records reflecting the structure of state government, special colonial and early state materials to 1800, genealogy, and African American history resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–New England States (Northeast)

Iowa State Archives

Iowa State Archives

The function of the State Archives of Iowa (a division of the State Historical Society of Iowa) is to document the rights of citizens, the actions of state officials, and the state experience. The State Archives works to ensure that the essential evidence of government is created, maintained for as long as it is needed, and is available to the cit …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest)

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives

The Kentucky State Archives collections include census microfilm, Kentucky local and state government records and publications, and military records. The archives also allow family history requests for birth, death, marriage, divorce, and military records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–State Libraries In The U.S.; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Archives of Michigan

Archives of Michigan

The Archives of Michigan contains “more than 80 million state and local government records and private papers, 300,000 photographs and 500,000 maps. Records in the State Archives are particularly useful for tracing genealogy, legislative history/intent, land surveys, military service, and governmental policy on mental health, public health, educati …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

Arkansas History Commission and State Archives

Arkansas History Commission and State Archives

The mission of the state archives of Arkansas is to: keep and care for the official archives of the State of Arkansas; collect material bearing on the history of Arkansas from the earliest times; copy and edit official records and other historical material; and encourage historical work and research. The site contains Arkansas historical facts and …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives

California State Archives

California State Archives

The California State Archives provides a repository for the state’s permanent governmental records as well as other materials documenting California history. Collections that can be explored online include: California Constitutions, Spanish and Mexican land grants, family history resources, legislative records, the Robert F. Kennedy assassination i …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Hawaii State Archives

Hawaii State Archives

The Hawaii State Archives “is responsible for collecting, appraising, preserving, and making available to the public Hawaiian government records of enduring value. The primary collections consist of government records from the monarchy to the current legislative session, private collections of individuals and organizations, historical photographs, …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Delaware Public Archives

Delaware Public Archives

The Delaware Public Archives identifies, collects, and preserves public records of enduring historical and evidential value. It collects local government and genealogical records and manuscripts. The site features “100 Stories”, an online exhibit which provides a wide variety of documents and photographs that tell the story of the First State.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives

Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives

The Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives holds a large collection of material relating to the history of Idaho and the Pacific Northwest. The collection is extremely varied in subject, geographic area, and time period. It includes both historical and genealogical information and covers a wide variety of mediums, including manuscripts …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Florida State Archives

Florida State Archives

The Florida State Archives is mandated by law to collect, preserve, and make available for research the historically significant records of the state, as well as private manuscripts, local government records, photographs, and other materials that complement the official state records. Online collections include World War I service cards, Florida C …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Georgia Archives

Georgia Archives

The Georgia Archives identifies and preserves Georgia’s most valuable historical documents. Online collections include colonial wills, Georgia legislative documents, historic documents of Georgia, a historic postcard collection, and Confederate files including enlistment oaths and discharges, muster rolls, and pension records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Colorado State Archives

Colorado State Archives

The Colorado State Archives preserves the state’s legal and historical records and provides information about documents on its web site. Users may search the Archives by name, Colorado county, time span, or record type.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Alabama Department of Archives and History

Alabama Department of Archives and History

The state archives of Alabama web site offers links for genealogists and historians, teachers and students, museum visitors, and state and local officials. Online collections include: a Civil War soldiers database, an 1867 voter registration database, a World War I Gold Star database, and a photo database.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Digital Library of Georgia

Digital Library of Georgia

“The Digital Library of Georgia is a gateway to Georgia’s history and culture found in digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, audio, video, and other materials.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern)

Alaska State Archives

Alaska State Archives

The Alaska State Archives “is the repository that preserves the government records of Alaska’s history and makes these records accessible to its patrons in a safe, professional, and responsible manner.” The site provides access to photographs and information about researching genealogy in Alaska.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–North America–United States–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–State Archives; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

California Heritage Collection

California Heritage Collection

“The California Heritage Collection is an online archive of more than 30,000 images illustrating California’s history and culture, from the collections of the Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley. Selected from nearly two hundred individual collections, this unique resource uses the latest online archiving techniques to highli …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Arkansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Arkansas – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Arkansas as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Alabama – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Alabama – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Alabama as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Alaska – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Alaska – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Alaska as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

Arizona – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

Arizona – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to Arizona as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

California – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

California – Internet Public Library Stately Knowledge

This Internet Public Library resource lists official state sites for state government, library, historical society, museum, archives, parks, travel and tourism, kids, and other sites of interest specific to California as well as interesting facts and people associated with the state.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Mountain States (Western)

Social Issues Collection

Social Issues Collection

“The Social Issues Collection is an ongoing database of historial images from the Western United States and the Pacific Northwest region. The collection covers political and social topics such as women’s issues, labor and government, as well as ethnic groups.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Texas Treasures

Texas Treasures

Online exhibition of Texas history. Biographies of famous Texans, descriptions of periods of Texas history, and digitized images from the archival collection.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Conservation and Environmental Maps

Conservation and Environmental Maps

“The historic and more recent maps contained in this category show early exploration and subsequent land use in various areas of the United States. These maps show the changes in the landscape, including natural and man-made features, recreational and wilderness areas, geology, topography, wetland area, vegetation, and wildlife. Specific conservati …
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States Historical Maps

Louisiana Digital Library: Louisiana Maps

Louisiana Digital Library: Louisiana Maps

“Historic maps from the French Colonization of Louisiana and Louisiana Purchase Map Collection” following the exploratory voyages of Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville (1661-1706).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States Historical Maps; Our World–North America–USA–50 States–L-M–Louisiana; Our World–North America–USA–History & People; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Geography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Ohio History Online Portal – Ohio Historical Society

Ohio History Online Portal – Ohio Historical Society

“The Ohio Historical Society conducts an expanded range of activities related to interpreting, collecting and preserving the state’s heritage. In the last century, the society has collected more than 1.5 million items pertaining to Ohio’s history, archaeology, and natural history. One of the largest state historical organizations in the country.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East North Central (Midwest)

HistoryLink

HistoryLink

“An encyclopedic history of Seattle and nearby communities. Our site contains sourced essays, photo features and a detailed timeline of regional history. New info is added to our databases almost daily.” The site also features maps and historical documents and anecdotal “people’s history.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Pacific States (Western)

The American Experience: Meltdown at Three Mile Island

The American Experience: Meltdown at Three Mile Island

Contains information about the meltdown at Pennsylvania’s Three Mile Island nuclear power plant, including a timeline and facts on key people and events, plus a teacher’s guide. Also outlines the episode of the PBS series “The American Experience” relating to the Three Mile Island accident.
Subject: Science & Technology–Energy; Science And Technology–Physics–Atomic And Nuclear Physics; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–Middle Atlantic States (Northeast)

This We Know

This We Know

Quickly find government data about your community (population changes, crime stats, pollutants, earmark requests, demographics, home ownership, renters, and violations by factories). The site might only offer a little bit of information, depending on community size. Search failures take you to the homepage of the site. Also learn where there is the …
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FairShare

FairShare

Using this tool, bloggers and other creators can mark how their content can be shared and see how others are using it.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Applications By Activity–Searching

Grammarly

Grammarly

An automated proofreader that checks writing for grammar, punctuation, style, spelling, and has features like vocabulary enhancement, plagiarism detection, and a reference creator.
Subject: Computers & Internet–Computer Software; Applications By Type–Editing Tools–Document Editors

The Twitter Revolution Debate Is Dead

The Twitter Revolution Debate Is Dead

Article in The Atlantic that discusses “the debate about the role of digital social media in social movements.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Computers & Internet–Cyberculture; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Magma

Magma

Online video aggregator and social networking tool that allows the user to view videos from various sources (e.g., YouTube, Vimeo, Hulu), view the latest in viral videos and memes, tailor recommendations to your interests, create libraries of your favorite videos, submit videos that aren’t already in Magma’s collection, and swap video recommendatio …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Applications By Activity–Aggregating/Syndicating; Applications By Type–Social Software

Spacetime Wrinkles

Spacetime Wrinkles

Information about Einstein’s General and Special theories of relativity and how they relate to space-time. Includes an extensive glossary.
Subject: Science And Technology–Physics–Modern Physics; Science & Technology–Astronomy–Astrophysics

Number10.gov.uk

Number10.gov.uk

Official site of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Full text of messages delivered by the Prime Minister, summary of news from government ministries, and broadcasts of the Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons. Includes archive of government policies in full text and profiles of all Cabinet Ministers. Images and history of 10 D …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–United Kingdom; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

ALA Library Fact Sheets

ALA Library Fact Sheets

“Fact sheets on the most asked-about topics” about libraries, including the number of libraries in the U.S., number of employees, operating expenditures, marketing information, public library use, interlibrary loan facts, book donation programs, virtual libraries, recommended reading lists, internet use in the libraries, and more!
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Library Advocacy & Promotion

How Felons Can Get Jobs

How Felons Can Get Jobs

Eric Mayo shares suggestions on where to begin with the job search for those who have a conviction record. A good blog for family and friends to support ex-felons. Past articles are archived by title and share types of work, how to get plugged back in to school and articles about felons’ struggle to get good work. Watch out for the links to his boo …
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs

No Recipes

No Recipes

A private chef and food photographer blogs about cooking techniques, methods and ingredients. While recipes are included, the hope is that you will gain “the inspiration and confidence to come up with your own dishes sans recipe.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Cooking & Recipe Blogs

One Day One Job

One Day One Job

Find discussions of entry level jobs for recent college graduates on this daily blog. Features one new company each day, including basic descriptive information about each individual company.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs

Golf for Beginners

Golf for Beginners

Read basic tips and lessons from Stacy Solomon, an avid golfer since 2000. Also includes recent golfing news, discussions of the author’s favorite golf courses, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Sports Blogs

The Red Ferret Journal

The Red Ferret Journal

This blog features discussions about gadgets, freeware, cool sites, tech news and trivia. The eclectic blog provides early info on potentially important new technologies and trends, and digs out the weirdest, silliest and most arcane–but useful–news from around the world. Public forum is not moderated.
Subject: Science & Technology Blogs; Computer & Internet Blogs

We are not Martha

We are not Martha

Cooking blog containing recipes and instruction for appetizers, breakfast, desserts, drinks, entrees, lunch, and snacks. Also posts events and restaurant reviews.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Cooking & Recipe Blogs

Wired Librarian

Wired Librarian

The author of this blog is an elementary school library media specialist who writes about incorporating Web 2.0 and other technologies into the classroom. The blog was nominated for the Edublog Award 2009.
Subject: Education Blogs; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Library, Librarian & Library Science Blogs

Writer Way

Writer Way

This is a blog kept by a writer and self-described web content guru who designs, writes and produces innovative online communications for business and consumer audiences. Updated once or twice a week.
Subject: Arts & Humanities Blogs; Computer & Internet Blogs

Download Squad

Download Squad

A blog site that seeks to bring you reviews on the best in new software, apps, tools, utilities, browser add ons with regular forays into digital culture, social networking, and gaming. All the major operating system platforms are covered along with hand held devices.
Subject: Computer & Internet Blogs

Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories

Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories

A fun and geeky look at science and inventions. Every Wednesday new science projects from the ridiculous to the sublime are posted with the occasional practical invention thrown into the mix. The blog covers mad science projects as well as “play with your food” entries and is accompanied by a lively forum.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Cooking & Recipe Blogs; Science & Technology Blogs

SSRC Blogs

SSRC Blogs

“The Social Science Research Council is now developing a series of blogs, organized around various topics of interest and edited by experts in their respective fields. We hope the blogs will create new opportunities for discussion, debate, analysis, and networking among social scientists and interested readers.”
Subject: Social Sciences Blogs

Photoblogs.org – The Photoblogging Resource

Photoblogs.org – The Photoblogging Resource

Provides access to a variety of blogs whose content is mainly photographic, as opposed to text-based. Also includes a wiki and community portal. Great place to begin your foray into the world of photo blogs.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure Blogs–Photography, Photographs & Picture Blogs; Reference Blogs–Blog Lists, Directories & Search Engines; Arts & Humanities Blogs–Photography Blogs

Everything Web 2.0 Directory

Everything Web 2.0 Directory

Part blog, part directory, Listio provides access to a vast number of Web 2.0 technologies currently available on the Web and allows users to review and rate them. Check it out, but be prepared to be sucked in . . .
Subject: Computer & Internet Blogs

Social Sciences Statistics Blogs

Social Sciences Statistics Blogs

Blog of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University and related research groups. Find posts “on trends in methodological thought, questions and comments, paper and conference announcements, applied problems needing methodological solutions, and methodological techniques seeking applied problems.”
Subject: Social Sciences Blogs

Back to Iraq 3.0

Back to Iraq 3.0

Allbritton was an Associated Press and New York Times reporter in 2002 looking for stories in Iraqi Kurdistan. He went back in March 2003 just in time for the war and became, as he puts it, “the Web???s first fully reader-funded journalist- blogger,” raising $15,000 through the support of readers. As the 3.0 indicates, Allbritton is back in Iraq bu …
Subject: Arts & Humanities Blogs–History Blogs–America-Iraq Conflict Blogs (2002-Present)

Photoblogs

Photoblogs

A resource designed to help people find all kinds of photoblogs. “A photoblog…is a chronological log of photography. Each photo in the log has a date associated with it. When you’re looking at any photo in a photoblog, you can generally navigate directly to the next older or next newer photo. Photoblogs also tend to have archives that allow you t …
Subject: Arts & Humanities Blogs–Photography Blogs