Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
1) Create a new project in NoodleTools where you can track your citations and take notes.
2) Brainstorm some keywords to use when you search; ie. "Quakers AND abolitionist" or "quilts AND underground railroad"
3) Search the databases and websites listed below.
4) Use the print resources available to look for information. Search print resources by using the index at the back of each book.
African American History Online
Features thousands of cross-referenced entries, covering the entire spectrum of African-American history over the past 500 years
Includes the complete encyclopedia, world atlas and more.
Millions of rights-cleared images from one trusted site
U.S. History in Context
Provides an overview of our nation's past, covering the most-studied events, decades, conflicts, wars, political and cultural movements, and people.
World Book Encyclopedia
Online Reference Center including World Atlas, Dictionary, World Book Kids, World Book Advanced, and Spanish Language Encyclopedia
World Religions Online
Explores religion and spirituality in an unbiased manner, from the ceremonies of the first practitioners to the rituals of today