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Chamblee Middle School

Dekalb County Schools

National History Day



Helpful Websites

National History Day Celebrations at Museums and Libraries:

Websites/Databases for NHD Research
Chamblee Middle School Databases (log in through Clever):
Gale: US History in Context 
World Book Encyclopedia Online
Galileo Online 
Encyclopedia Britannica - Middle and High School 

General Online Resources
Picking a Topic (Weebly with lots of categories)
Sweet Search History  - a search engine (like Google!) but one that only searches for reliable, history-oriented websites
US Department of State - Office of the Historian (key milestone events & documents) 
America in Class (National Humanities Center) 
U.S. History Scene (browse by centuries) 
United States Holocaust Museum (includes a Holocaust Encyclopedia)
Heroes & Villains (from National Archives of the UK) (listed by topic) 
History Net (articles grouped by topic) 

Websites for Primary Sources
Library of Congress Digital Collection (tons of primary sources!) 
Smithsonian's History Explorers (museum artifacts)