For fun, for homework... learn about history.

Comprehensive electronic library of historical reference materials and interactive curricular units. Biographies and histories for school work are available, as well as more scholarly material.


American Indian Histories and Cultures

Presents a unique insight into interactions between American Indians and Europeans from their earliest contact right up to the civil rights movement of the mid- to late-twentieth century.

American West

Through a mixture of original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material and rare printed sources, American West is a dynamic teaching and research resource.

Bibliography of Native North Americans

This bibliographic database covers all aspects of native North American culture, history and life including a wide range of topics.

Handbook of Texas Online

An encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture.

Salem History

Learn about cultures, events, and influential people throughout history.

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps

Large-scale maps of Texas towns and cities from 1867-1960.

Texas Reference Center

Texas history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure.