- Africa Portal
Online knowledge resource for policy related issues in Africa.
- African American Studies
African American Studies Resources
- American Life Histories
Library of Congress collection includes 2,900 life histories collected 1936-1940.
- American Slave Narrative
A sample of firsthand accounts of life under slavery, collected from 1936-1938.
- Aztlan: International Journal of Chicano Studies Research
Articles published in journal
- Booker T. Washington Papers
The collected writings of Booker T. Washington fill thirteen impressive volumes, and this website offers access to all of them. Published by the University of Illinois Press, these volumes tell the story of Washington`s life and work in rich detail.
- Boston African Americana Project
Coordinated by the Boston Athenaeum, the Boston African Americana Project gathers visual and textual materials held by the Athenaeum, the Bostonian Society, Historic New England, and the Massachusetts Historical Society. Digitized materials relating to African Americans fall broadly within the categories of slavery, the abolition movement, free blacks, the Civil War, Emancipation, Reconstruction, rural life, urban life, social life, advertising, and depictions of men, women, and children, and consist of broadsides, caricatures, illustrations, manuscripts, pamphlets, political cartoons, portraits, and views.
The Credo online repository contains over 40,000 items held by the University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries` Department of Special Collections and University Archives. During the launch of Credo in June 2011, the organizers digitized and released the complete papers of noted African American intellectual and activist W.E.B. Du Bois. This project was made possible with support from the Verizon Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
- Digital Schomburg Images of 19th Century African Americans
SEARCHABLE: Five hundred prints, photographs and illustrations present sixteen topical chapters such as "Cultural Expression," "Family," "Organizations & Institutions," "Portraits" and "Religion."
- Discovering American Women's History Online
Digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, artifacts, etc.) that document the history of women in the United States. These diverse collections range from Ancestral Pueblo pottery to interviews with women engineers from the 1970s.
- Electronic Encyclopedia of Chicago
Everything you ever wanted to know about Chicago - the history, the people, business, architecture, etc.
- Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
- George Washington Carver Digital Collection
George Washington Carver was many things to many people: at various points in his life he was a scholar, teacher, inventor, and student. From humble roots in southwestern Missouri, Carver went on to wear many hats. This fine digital collection from the Iowa State University brings together over 200 photographs, letters, and other items held in the ISU archives.
- Gifts of Speech: Women's Speeches from Around the World
- Global Gateway: World Culture & Resources
Gateway to Library of Congress` international digital resources
- Handbook of Latin American Studies Online
Bibliography of more than 5000 works on Latin America. Updated monthly.
- Hispanic Reading Room of the Library of Congress
Access point to catalogs and materals on Latin American countries, cultures, etc. at LC
- King Center Archive
The Archive contains nearly a million documents associated with the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
- La Guia: Internet Resources for Latin America
Numerous links to databases, web sites, organizations, etc.
- LANIC: Latin America Network Information Center
Gateway to Latin American countries and academic networks
- Malcolm X Project at Columbia University
Promote the study of Malcolm X . Includes biographical information, index to FBI files, and oral histories
- National Collaborative for Women's History Sites
- National Latino Communications Center
- National Women's Hall of Fame
Short biographies of women inducted into the Hall of Fame
- Political Database of the Americas
Country summaries, constitutions, election data, etc., on Latin American countries
- Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives
Provides access to many of the Smithsonian's collections and programs on Latinos
- Virtual Jamestown
Explore the legacies of the Jamestown settlement and "the Virginia experiment.
- Women and Gender Studies Web Sites
Gateway to many web resources on Women in art, business, history, culture, technology, politics
- Women Working, 1870-1930
Explores women's roles in the U. S. economy
- Womens's Studies Resources: Feminist Theory
Edited by Karla Tonella at the University of Iowa, this site offers access to articles, bibliographies, reviews of feminist theory books, and more.
United Nations documents on women, country information, statistics, etc.