Websites

The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.

Call for Website Nominations

We’re always looking to expand our suite of recommended websites. If you would like to submit a website, please review our website nomination guidelines first.

Literature & Language Arts

American Verse Project

Electronic archive of American poetry prior to 1920.

History & Social Studies

American Studies at the University of Virginia

The site is a repository of scholarly concentrations on such humanities topics as the 1930s, cultural maps, American literature, avant-garde and postmodern art exhibitions, and the U.S. Capitol building as an American icon. The site houses hypertexts of several American authors, including: Harriet Jacobs, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Harriet Beecher Stowe.

History & Social Studies

American President

A wealth of information about the history of the American Presidency, including an archive of essays on the year 2000 general election.

History & Social Studies

American Presidency Project

Archive containing over 77,000 documents related to the study of the Presidency. “Today in History” feature highlights a Presidential address or event.

Art & Culture

American Memory Project (Library of Congress)

Archival resources for exploring many aspects of American history and culture.

Art & Culture

American Masters

An ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of America’s most outstanding cultural artists.