BackStory is a brand-new public radio program that brings historical perspective to the events happening around us today.
An online library of documents in law and diplomacy from the 16th to the 20th Century.
In-depth materials on family life in Illinois from 1700 to the present.
A gateway to educational resources on the history and cultures of Asia.
Information about all aspects of Asian culture, particularly Asian current affairs. Also available are links to pronunciation guides for Asian languages. This site also contains constructive activities for elementary grade students.
An initiative of the East Asian Curriculum Project and the Project on Asia in the Core Curriculum at Columbia University, Asia for Educators (AFE) is designed to serve faculty and students in world history, culture, geography, art, and literature at the undergraduate and pre-college levels.
African works of art in the context of the lives of African peoples.
Resources on the geography, history, and peoples of the Arctic.
Primary source texts on the antislavery movement as well as podcasts and videos. Accompanied by teachers’ guides.
Over 200,000 objects from North American, Mexican & Central American, South American, African, Asian, and Pacific Ethnographic Collections with images and detailed description, linked to the original catalogue pages, field notebooks, and photographs are available online. (American Museum of Natural History)