U.S. Government and History

Databases & eBooks

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American Decades
Research American life in the 20th Century and beyond.

Dictionary of American History
Search for information on every aspect of American history.


Useful, librarian-reviewed websites from around the Internet.

American Memory
Maintained by the Library of Congress, this site includes unique primary source materials related to U.S. history and culture.

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Learn about the branches of governement and how laws are made. Find historical documents, games, and activities.

Library of Congress: Kids and Families
Great links to history, science, music, crafts, and books.

Presidents of the United States (POTUS)
Learn about our presidents! This site has biographical information, election results, cabinet members, notable events, and more on each president. There are also lots of links to other presidential sites. (From the Internet Public Library.)

Stately Knowledge: Facts About the United States
This helpful site has information about each state, including each state's capitol, bird, song, etc. (From the Internet Public Library.)

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