World Wars Museum

Databases to Use

Gale - Specifically go to US History in Context and World History in Context for your best sources

NCWiseOwl - Click on High School and there are several databases to use - start with EBSCOHost

American Decades - Gives great sources for pop culture, too. You can see advertisements, editorial cartoons, speeches and more from that time period


Need a book?

Online Catalog - Search here by keyword or topic for books we may have in the library to help you


Citation Help

EasyBib - Every student has a login and can save projects. Username: student email address  Password: bengals

Additional Web Sources

WWI

Links to sites arranged by Topic: http://fidnet.com/~weid/ww1.html

Websites suggested by Yale: http://www.yale.edu/collections_collaborative/WW1/othersites.html

LOC: http://www.nationalww2museum.org/learn/education/for-students/research-starters/

VLIB: http://www.vlib.us/wwi/resources/

British National Archives: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/sessions-and-resources/?time-period=early-20th-century

Great War: http://www.greatwar.co.uk/research/education/teacher-ww1-resources.htm

British Library: http://www.bl.uk/world-war-one

US National Archives: http://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww1/

Mrs. Earnest’s College Professor: http://www.historyguide.org/intellect/ww1_res.html

Multimedia History of WW1: http://www.firstworldwar.com/

WW1 Document Archive: http://wwi.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Main_Page

Primary Documents from Great War: http://www.gwpda.org/

Interwar

Timeline: http://www.mconway.net/page1/page3/files/Interwar%20Years%20Timeline.pdf

British National Archives: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/sessions-and-resources/?time-period=interwar

Suffrage: http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/womens-suffrage/

New Deal: http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/new-deal/

Weimar: https://www.facinghistory.org/weimar-republic-fragility-democracy/primary-sources

WWII

National WWII Museum  http://www.nationalww2museum.org/learn/education/for-students/research-starters/

British National Archives: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/sessions-and-resources/?time-period=second-world-war

LOC Japanese Internment: http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/internment/

General

Veteran stories 1: http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/veterans/struggles.html

Veteran stories 2: http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/veterans/  


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