History Resources

Teacher Recommended Resources

This site hosted by the History Channel contains short videos and articles on American and World History.

Subject: History--History by Region

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
This site contains over 65,000 documents in the Gilder Lehrman Collection and access to an extensive network of eminent historians. The Institute provides teachers, students, and the general public direct access to unique primary source materials.

Subject: History--History by Region--North American History--United States History--Documents;

John Green’s U.S. and World History Crash Course
Short 10-15 minute videos on American and World History topics.

Subject: History--History by Region

Library of Congress
The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution, and it serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with more than 162 million items. The collections include books, sound recordings, motion pictures, photographs, maps, and manuscripts.

Owl Purdue Online Writing Lab 
This site has examples and offers help for students who need to cite sources using MLA format, APA format, and Chicago Manual of Style.


Additional Resources are found under the topics listed in the sidebar.