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Genealogy, History & Culture

The history and culture of African Americans and the greater Black Diaspora.

Coverage begins with the exploration of the New World by Europeans to the present.

The histories and contemporary cultures of the indigenous peoples of the United States.

Genealogy information, US Immigration records, SSDI, and Census images. (Available only in TRL Libraries) (Ancestry Library Tutorial)

Huge site with over 60,000 links in 120 categories, frequently updated (free, no library card required).

Daily life for ordinary people in different cultures throughout history. 

The largest collection of genealogical and historical records in the world. (From The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, requires the creation of a free account to search and view records).

Find the graves of ancestors and thousands of famous people.

Genealogy books and serials, and Federal Census data.

A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.

The history and culture of Latinos in the United States.

Historical archives of international, national and local newspapers.

Ancestry.com site designed to connect people so that they can help each other and share genealogical research.

Historical, detailed maps of urban areas in Washington State.

Free genealogy websites for genealogical research in every county and every state of the United States.

Global coverage of the ancient world through the year 1500 CE.

Worldwide events from 1500 CE to the present. Includes photographs, speeches and videos.