Atlantic World

  • Benjamin Franklin’s American Enlightenment

    The American Philosophical Society; National Endowment for the Humanities | Dec 9, 2020

    This resource enhances understandings of the importance of science and scientific learning in the 18th and 19th centuries.
  • Gallica

    Bibliothèque Nationale de France | Dec 7, 2020

    This site is the digital library of the National Library of France and its partners.
  • Smithsonian Social Studies Online

    Smithsonian Institution | Dec 1, 2020

    The 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, 2020

    This resource is a research, editorial, and publishing venture on the history of maps and mapping.

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  • Learn about the Viking Age

    The Vikingeskibsmuseet, Denmark | Nov 22, 2020

     he 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, 2020

    The 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, 2020

    The 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, 2020

    This 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, 2020

    This website provides a list of resources for studying early modern book history, with an emphasis on British history. 
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