Exploration & Expansion
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.
Smithsonian Social Studies Online
Smithsonian Institution | Dec 1, 2020The source focuses on maps as historical sources.
The Daily Bellringer
Jared Bruening | Nov 30, 2020This resource, designed by an 8th grader teacher and instructional coach, is intended for middle and high school US history...
Learn about the Viking Age
The Vikingeskibsmuseet, Denmark | Nov 22, 2020he source is part of the Vikingeskibsmuseet (Viking and Ship Museum) in Denmark.
Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University | Nov 10, 2020This site covers the period from antiquity until 1600.
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...
OER project, David Christiansen | Nov 1, 2020This resource provides open-access, free world history courses and an educator community to help pace and guide the instructor.
France in America
Library of Congress; Bibliothèque Nationale de France | Oct 27, 2020This source documents the presence of the French in the United States from the beginning of the 16th century through...
Late Ottoman Empire & Early Turkish Republic
Kreitzberg Library, Norwich University | Oct 24, 2020This resource provides references to primary sources on the Ottoman Empire and its transformation into the Turkish Republic.