Encyclopedic database on Edison's life and work as an inventor and businessman.
An educator's guide to teaching Shakespeare for students in grades K-12.
Interactive encyclopedia of literary forms and figures of speech.
The Folger Shakespeare Library site for kids, with activities for children and families.
Online resources for teaching American women's literature using dramatizations produced by The Public Media Foundation
Texts and contexts for the study of Byron, Keats, the Shelleys, and their contemporaries.
Site includes 3,162 English poems by 500 poets from Caedmon, in the Old English period, to the work of living poets today.
Children’s section offers imaginative ways to incorporate poetry in children’s lives, interviews with poets, and more. Includes an interactive poetry tool for searching through poems.
The site presents a collection of searchable texts, including court records, Colony laws, 17th century texts, research and analysis of various topics, biographical profiles of colonists, probate inventories, wills, maps, town and fort plans, and architectural and material culture studies.
Digital library from the George Washington Archives, including historical materials on Washington's life and times, as well as a selection of Washington's papers.