|National Geographic Virtual Library
The complete archive of National Geographic magazine - every page of every issue from 1888 to the present - along with a searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos.
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| Britannica :
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Find information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and websites. Content includes learning materials, a dictionary and thesaurus, atlases, timelines, and other features. Britannica School offers content targeted towards varying grade levels.
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CultureGrams provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.
|Historic Map Works
An extensive digital map collection, with more than 400,000 high-resolution, full-color historic maps.
|History Study Center
A comprehensive collection of primary and secondary source material covering 14 centuries of history from ancient to modern times. Resources include newspapers and journal articles, rare books, video clips, diaries, letters, dynamic maps, photos and more. Study units guide users through broad historical topics.
View Sanborn fire insurance maps for U.S. cities and towns from 1867 - 1970. These documents are invaluable primary resource material for historical and genealogical research.