Benjamin Franklin’s American Enlightenment
The American Philosophical Society; National Endowment for the Humanities | Dec 9, 2020This resource enhances understandings of the importance of science and scientific learning in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France | Dec 7, 2020This site is the digital library of the National Library of France and its partners.
Smithsonian Social Studies Online
Smithsonian Institution | Dec 1, 2020The source focuses on maps as historical sources.
History of Cartography Project
Matthew H. Edney, Project Director; David Woodward and J.B. Harley, Founding Editors | Dec 1, 2020This resource is a research, editorial, and publishing venture on the history of maps and mapping.
Learn about the Viking Age
The Vikingeskibsmuseet, Denmark | Nov 22, 2020he source is part of the Vikingeskibsmuseet (Viking and Ship Museum) in Denmark.
Money and Exchange in West Africa
Ellen Feingold, Smithsonian Institution; Leigh Gardner, London School of Economics | Nov 16, 2020The site is a digital collection of coins, notes and other objects used as currency in West Africa.
Inventing the Grand Banks
Charles Travis, Trinity College Dublin; Richard Breen, Trinity College Dublin | Nov 8, 2020The source is an interactive digital timeline map that explores John Cabot’s 1497 encounter with a ‘newfoundland’ that invented the...
French Colonial Historical Society
French Colonial Historical Society | Nov 3, 2020This site provides links to research databases, finding aids, historical society webpages, and other materials useful to those undertaking research...
Book History Resources
Sarah Werner | Oct 30, 2020This website provides a list of resources for studying early modern book history, with an emphasis on British history.