Genealogy & History

ACLU Papers Logo

Papers from 1912-1990 from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).

American History in Video

American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion.

American Indian Correspondence: Presbyterian Historical Society Collection of Missionaries' Letters, 1833-1893

Collection of almost 14,000 letters written by those who served as missionaries to the American Indians from 1833 to 1893.

American Indian Histories and Cultures

These unique materials tell both the historical and the personal stories of the colonization of the Americas.

The American West

A mixture of original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material and rare printed sources on the American West.

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Archives of Sexuality and Gender Logo

This archive illuminates the experiences the LGBTQ community.

Archives Unbound logo

Presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the collegiate research.

AtoZ World Culture

Info about world history, cultures, languages, foods, religions, and much more.

Black Thought and Culture

Contains over 1,000 sources with over 1,000 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans.

China, America and the Pacific

Archival material on the trading and cultural relationships between the 18-20th century China, America and the Pacific region.

Civil War in Words and Deeds

Regimental histories and personal narratives from the postwar period and early 20th Century period.

Civil War on the Western Border

Discover the Civil War's legacy in the Greater Kansas City region.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online

Titles based on the English Short Title Catalog of UK works in the 18th century.

Empire Online

Primary source materials for the study of 'Empire' and its theories, practices and consequences.

European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection

Collection and archive of British Romantic, early Victorian writing, and Continental Romanticism.

Everyday Life and Women in America

Primary source material on the 19th-20th century lives of women.

Explore Census Data

Primary way to access Census Bureau data.

Fire Insurance Maps Online logo

Research portal of high-definition, color Fire Insurance Maps, Real Estate Atlases, Plat Books, and other historical maps

First World War

Primary source material for the study of the Great War.