Primary sources are documents, pictures and artifacts that were created at the time of a significant event in history.
Annals of American History Speeches, essays, biographies, landmark court decisions, and editorials - Primary Sources. Read the original words of more than 1,500 authors who made and analyzed American history through their speeches, writings, memoirs, poems, and interviews. more...
History Study Center Covers global history from ancient times to the present day. Contents include reference books, essays, journal articles, historical newspaper and magazine articles, maps, rare books, government documents, transcripts of historical speeches, images, video clips and web sites. Study Units offer editorially selected material on over 500 historical topics.
MAS Ultra This is a general database covering most topics. It is designed specifically for high school libraries, and contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.
U.S. History in Context • Country and era overview information, • Documents from Primary Source Microfilm’s™ digital archives • Reference Articles from Macmillan, Scribner’s and Gale • Periodical articles from respected publications like "Newsweek", "American Heritage" and "The Historian" • Image galleries containing seals, maps and flags • Viewpoint essays • Video and audio from NBC, NPR and other reliable sources
World History in Context Access to full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents. A Global History database that brings an international perspective to historical research.