Homework Help: Social Studies and History
Britannica Online Reference Center and Encyclopedia for Kids
Contains resources for children and young adults, including: a video collection, timelines, country comparisons, a world atlas, writing guides, subject reviews and much more.
Select Primary Search; then click the link that says History, and you'll go directly to the history subject index. You'll be able to find magazine articles.
Learn about the countries of the world.
Educational videos cover a variety of subjects, such as the French Revolution and US History.
CIA World Factbook
This web site is maintained by the CIA and contains information and maps for every country and region in the world.
Presented by the Library of Congress, this site allows you to examine lives of notable Americans and explore the US by state.
American Memory Project
The American Memory Project is a collection of writing, sound recordings, maps, and lots of other types of documents that record the American experience.
Eyewitness to History
Eyewitness to History provides lots of detailed information about world history from the people who lived it. It is organized by time period.
Kidipede is a history site for kids. Select the location you would like to learn about from the column on the left.