Find awesome resources for history through these search engines that index original documents, sources, and archives.
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: Use the LUNA Browser to check out David Rumsey’s Map Collection with more than 30,000 images, searchable by keyword.
Genesis: Find excellent sources for women’s history with the Genesis dataset and extensive list of web resources.
Fold3: Gain access to historical military records through Fold3, the web’s premier collection of original military records and memorials.
Internet Modern History Sourcebook: Use the Internet Modern History Sourcebook to find thousands of sources in modern history. Browse and search to find full texts, multimedia, and more.
Library of Anglo-American Culture and History: Use the history guide from the Library of Anglo-American Culture and History for a subject catalog of recommended websites for historians, with about 11,000 to choose from.
HistoryBuff: History Buff offers an online newspaper archive, reference library, and even a historical panoramas section in their free primary source material collection.
Digital History: University of Houston’s Digital History database offers a wealth of links to textbook, primary sources, and educational materials in digital history. The database has multimedia, an interactive timeline, active learning, and resources for teachers.
Internet Ancient History Sourcebook: The Internet Ancient History Sourcebook is a great place to study human origins, with full text and search on topics including Mesopotamia, Rome, the Hellenistic world, Late Antiquity, and Christian origins.
History and Politics Out Loud: History and Politics Out Loud offers a searchable archive of important recordings through history, particularly politically significant audio materials.