Kathryn A. Martin Library

World History

Academic Info: European History
This site offers a digital library, individual country histories, and more, all presented in an accessible layout. http://www.academicinfo.net/histeuro.html

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library
This massive gateway site contains hundreds of links to education pages related to Asia. http://coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVL-AsianStudies.html

Asia Society
This attractive site offers dozens of resources for both students and teachers. History, culture, and politics are available in a comprehensive and organized layout. http://asiasociety.org/education-learning

Best of History Websites (an EdTech Teacher Resource)
Links to history web sites, lesson plans, teacher guides, activities, games, maps and more. http://www.besthistorysites.net/

China on the Net
"A collection of internet sites on China," which includes history, news, arts, business, and much more. http://tommarch.com/webquests/china/hotlist.html

European Studies (European documentation Centre)
An extensive internet resource guide to Western Europe studies. http://lib.hku.hk/hkspc/edc/edc_es.html

Exploring Ancient World Cultures
This attractive site contains sections on the Near East, India, Egypt, China, Greece, Rome, Islam, and Europe. Sections include original literature, laws, religion, mythology, and more from each culture. http://eawc.evansville.edu

The Great Buildings Collection
An online multimedia encyclopedia of world architecture, which documents 1,200 buildings and architects around the world and across history. Includes 3D models, photographic images and architectural drawings, commentaries, bibliographies, web links, and more. http://www.greatbuildings.com

H-Afrteach
Discussion logs, links, syllabi, and book reviews are some of the many forms of information about Africa available on this site. http://www.h-net.org/~afrteach/

Handbook of Latin American Studies
This annotated bibliography on Latin America provides access to all volumes since its first publication in 1935. http://lcweb2.loc.gov/hlas/

Histor eSearch.com
Lists of links to sites related to ancient, modern, and medieval world history. http://www.snowcrest.net/jmike

The History Channel
This site includes video clips, articles, study guides, quizzes, teaching ideas, hundreds of links to other sites, and special features, such as What Happened on Your Birthday? http://www.historychannel.com/

The Holocaust Teacher Resource Center
Articles, links, and other resources related to the Holocaust and Jewish history. http://www.holocaust-trc.org/

Internet Modern History Sourcebook
Offers thousands of multimedia features on a variety of historical periods around the world. http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook.html

LANCI : Latin American Network Information Center Web-Based Resource Guides (University of Texas at Austin).
“LANIC's mission is to facilitate access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America, searchable to subject or region. Our target audience includes people living in Latin America, as well as those around the world who have an interest in this region. While many of our resources are designed to facilitate research and academic endeavors, our site has also become an important gateway to Latin America for primary and secondary school teachers and students, private and public sector professionals, and just about anyone looking for information about this important region.”  

Middle Eastern Studies Curriculum Unites and Online Resources (The University of Texas at Austin)
Provides curriculum units using primary source documents, area studies content, and classroom activities for middle and high school students. http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/mes/center/outreach/curriculum.php

Mr. Donn's Pages
This is an outstanding gateway site for students and teachers alike. Hundreds of links to quality sites, timelines, and free worksheets. http://www.mrdonn.org/

Revelations from the Russian Archives
Library of Congress site on twentieth-century Russia. http://lcweb.loc.gov/exhibits/archives/intro.html

World History Archives
An archive of links to documents that "support the study of world history from a working-class and non-Euro centric perspective." http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/

WWW Virtual Library: Latin American Studies
Extensive database of information and links about Latin American Studies. http://lanic.utexas.edu/las.html

 

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