Websites

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

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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.

Art & Culture

Documenting the American South

Growing collection of primary materials documenting the cultural history of the American South from the viewpoint of Southerners.

History & Social Studies

Our Documentary Heritage

From the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC). Includes images of historical documents and narratives, placing them in a regional, state, or national context, and, where appropriate, includes transcriptions of each record as well as helpful links for further research.

Art & Culture

Do History

The site centers upon the historical work surrounding the diary of Martha Ballard, an 18th-century midwife. The core of the site is Martha's actual diary, which can be browsed or searched online, but the site also includes a large archive of primary sources about Martha and colonial America.

History & Social Studies

Discovering Lewis and Clark

A detailed synopsis of the expedition by historian Harry Fritz is enhanced by photographs, interactive maps, audio files, and illustrations from the expedition journals.

Art & Culture

Digital Scriptorium (Columbia University and the University of California, Berkeley)

An image database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts that unites scattered resources from many institutions into an international tool for teaching and scholarly research.

History & Social Studies

Digital Roman Forum

A virtual model of the Roman Forum as it would have appeared in 400 CE.