Mapping American Social Movements
August 19, 2020
This project produces and displays free interactive maps showing the historical geography of dozens of social movements.
Slave Voyages: The Trans-Atlantic and Intra-American Slave Trade Databases
September 9, 2020
This digital memorial raises questions about the largest slave trades in history and offers access to the documentation available to answer them.
The Living New Deal: Still Working for America
August 18, 2020
The Living New Deal documents the massive national legacy of Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal.
The History of Paper Money: Origins of Exchange
August 14, 2020
This is an animated global history of “money” as an object of economic exchange around the world and across times periods.
The American Yawp: A Massively Collaborative Open U.S. History Textbook
August 11, 2020
The American Yawp offers a free and online, collaboratively built, open American history textbook designed for college-level history courses.
Before You Do Anything, Start Here: Best Practices for History in Online Education
August 21, 2020
This article includes a checklist for best practices on accessibility, as well as helpful templates and websites.
Accessible Teaching in the Time of COVID-19
August 20, 2020
This is a guide for accessible teaching that helps instructors understand how to design online course materials.
The Civil War and Reconstruction: Open Yale Courses
August 13, 2020
This course, taught by David Blight, explores the causes, course, and consequences of the American Civil War, from the 1840s to 1877.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
August 18, 2020
The Biodiversity Heritage Library is a digital library, online database and large-scale digitization project for biodiversity literature.
Epidemics in Western Society Since 1600: Open Yale Courses
August 7, 2020
This course, taught by Frank Snowden, consists of an international analysis of the impact of epidemic diseases on western society and culture.