History Reference Center

Access History Reference Center

  • For middle school students through adults
  • Comprehensive U.S. and world history reference resource


  • More than 1,990 full-text reference works from leading history publishers
  • Also includes 150+ full-text history periodicals, historical documents, biographies, photos, and maps
  • More than 80 hours of video content on social, political, and cultural history from 1893 to 1985
  • Lexile reading levels assigned to full-text articles

Overview  Video Tutorial

Overview  Scavenger Hunt (doc)

Overview  Handout: Curriculum Standards Application (doc)