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SUS 3310: Cultural & Place-Based Equity: Home

Quality Internet Sites

BBC Country Profiles gives an instant overview of history and other key facts from countries around the world.

CIA World Factbook provides an overview of 266 different countries and their cultures.

Global Gateway World culture resources provided by the Library of Congress.

Global Road Warrior provides large-scale database of culture, history, language, travel and education.

eHRAF World Cultures contains ethnographic collections covering all aspects of cultural and social life.

Library of Congress Chronicling America provides access to digitized newspapers throughout American History.

National Archives & Records Administration (NARA) has many resources for historians and researchers, including a Genealogy page. They also have a PDF resource for those researching enslaved ancestors.

National Parks Service has a page dedicated to finding arrival records throughout US history.

TED: World Cultures indexes a collection of TED Talks exploring the topic of World Culture.

USA.GOV the "google" of government documents rich with information re: cultures from around the world.

U.S. Freedmen's Bureau Records provides FREE access (with creation/login of a free account) to recently digitized records of enslaved African-Americans.


Note: bolded titles indicate new resources added SP22 semester.

Documentaries and Visual Resources

Library Databases Providing Historic Cultural and Genealogical Information

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Research Paper Formatting and Style Guides

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