High School - Social Studies

High School - Social Studies

American Memory Collection
Collections of primary source and archival material relating to American culture and history. Topics include: Today in History, the Learning Page, African American, Civil War, Conservation Movement, Continental Congress, Architectural History, Woman Suffrage, the papers of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln plus others. An ongoing project. [primary sources]

Annals of American History
History of the United States through speeches, historical accounts, memoirs, and multimedia.

Business Source Complete
Scholarly business database that provides full-text access to many peer-reviewed business related journals, including disciplines such as marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, and economics.

Career Cruising
An interactive career resource to find the right career, explore different career options, or plan future education and training.

Up-to-date reports on counties include facts, culture, daily life, customs, famous people, and recipes. Reports on states include their history, symbols, economy, and geography.

Digital Library of Georgia
Gateway to Georgia's history and culture found in digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, and other materials. [primary sources]

Electronic Reference Books
Social studies reference materials in electronic format.

Government information for the state of Georgia.

History Reference Center
Database featuring reference books, encyclopedias, non-fiction books, and history periodicals, as well as thousands of historical documents, biographies of historical figures, photos, maps, and historical video.

Junior Reference Collection
Electronic access to popular topics through reference sources, primary sources, and multimedia content; includes audio clips, video clips, and photographs. (primary suorces)

New Georgia Encyclopedia
Comprehensive information about the state of Georgia.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Online library of current event topics includes the facts, as well as the arguments of each topic's proponents and detractors, statistics, government data, information on legislation and more.

SIRS Researcher
General reference database contains thousands of full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues.

Thomas - Library of Congress
In the spirit of Thomas Jefferson, legislative information from the Library of Congress. (primary sources)

U.S. House of Representatives
Official site of the United States House of Representatives.

U.S. Senate
Official site of the United States Senate.

United States government's official web portal makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web.

World History in Context
Comprehensive collection of full-text periodicals, reference works, and primary source documents covering world history topics from pre-antiquity to the present. [primary sources]

ABC-CLIO Databases
Six databases that cover topics in U.S. history, world history, world geography, and pop culture. Resources include primary source documents and critical analysis. Special focus databases include African-American, Latino, and Native American explorations.