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Finding Digital Collections for Research
Women Working: 1870-1930 (Harvard University Library)
Fully-digitized books, manuscripts, pamphlets, consumer trade catalogs and photographs exploring women's roles in the US economy between the Civil War and the Great Depression.
Documenting the American South [UNC]
A collection of sources on Southern history, literature and culture from the colonial period through the first decades of the 20th century.
Exploring the California Gold Rush
Exploring the California Gold Rush (California State Library)
Selections from the Gold Rush era including maps, journal pages, letters, books, pamphlets, newspapers, artworks, photographs, sheet music, and more.
University of Groningen: American History
(University of California)
A great place to find primary sources related to California.
Library of Congress
Digital Collections (Library of Congress)
A great place to find primary sources related to U.S. History.
Internet History Source Book: Modern History
Digital Public Library of America
Digital materials including primary sources from libraries, museums, and archives. Searchable by timeline, maps, and keyword. Also includes Primary Source Sets for wide variety of topics.
California Digital Newspaper Collection