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Avalon Project - Documents in Law, History & Diplomacy
Encyclopedia Information Website
Created and maintained by Yale Law School, the Avalon Project contains over 65 document collections from ancient times (4000 bce) to the 21st century. Includes United States historical documents as well as world documents. Other collections are Project DIANA - an online human rights archive and the International Military Tribunal for Germany.
Digital National Security ArchiveLogin Required
Articles Government
From Proquest, DNSA is several collections of recently declassified documents, other declassified documents and papers, the vast majority of them published here either for the first time or in less excised form.
Ethnographic Video Online Vol. I
New Movies/Films

From Alexander Street Press, this streaming video series includes documentaries, primary-source footage, and select feature films for the visual study of human culture and behavior. This collection includes DER, RAI and BBC films.

History Study Center - primary and secondary sources
Articles Encyclopedia Information Images Movies/Films
History Study Center by Proquest is a collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day. Includes reference books, essays, journal articles, historical newspaper and magazine articles, maps, rare books, government documents, transcripts of historical speeches, images and video clips. Study Units offer editorially selected material on over 500 historical topics.
MyHeritageLogin Required
Biographies Encyclopedia Information
MyHeritage Library Edition is one of the largest, most internationally diverse genealogy databases of its kind in the world. It includes billions of historical documents from over 48 countries, millions of historical photos, public records, indexes and additional resources.
National Archives (NARA) - search by topic
Government
The U.S. National Archives can be searched by topic or keyword. Topics include American Founding Documents; People; Foreign Policy & Military Records; Places; Federal Government; Maritime, Aviation, Science & Technology; Events, Centennials & Holidays; and Arts & Culture.
Primary Source Materials
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A list of online resources that provide digital historical collections of original, primary source materails such as documents, speeches and images from America and Europe.

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