Annotated works of Henry David Thoreau and an extensive resource list on his life and works. Teaching Thoreau feature with further resources.
This “interactive hypermedia repository” describes itself as a “dynamic online environment that serves as a reading aid for the interested general reader and as a research tool for professional readers of Gray’s work.”
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.
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.