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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Research Links (Pathfinders)

Iwo Jima
World War II
Pathfinder
Maglass
 
The following subscription databases require a username and password:
Encyclopedia Britannica, eLibrary, Gale (Biography in Context & History in Context) and World Book.
Usernames and passwords for home use can be found in Blackboard by clicking on the For Students tab across the top of the page, then Library Online tab.
Keywords for ACORN Home Front:
World War, 1939-1945 Women United States
Japanese Internment:
Japanese Americans Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945
World War, 1939-1945 Japanese Americans
World War II:
World War, 1939-1945 Children
World  War, 1939-1945 United States
Reference books in our collection R/940.5/Wor - Reader's Digest Illustrated History of World War II
R/940.53/New - New Grolier Encyclopedia of World War II (8 volumes)
R/940.53/Som - World War II Day by Day
R/940.53/Wor - World War II Almanac (2 volumes)
R/940.54/Nal - War in the Pacific: Pearl Harbor to Tokyo Bay
R/940.541/Mac - Great Battles of World War II
R/940.545/Ham - War at Sea 1939-1945
Call Numbers in nonfiction Holocaust -  940.531
World War II - 940.53, 940.54
Databases provided by Arlington
passwords for home use found in
Blackboard,
For Students,
Library Online 
Encyclopedias
Encyclopedia Britannica

Newspaper,  Magazine and Reference Book articles
Great Websites Biography Pathfinders
Great Websites General World War II Information

Great Websites European Theater
Battle Lines: Letters From America's Wars - Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
D-Day and Battle of the Bulge - PBS (American Experience)
D-Day Remembered - History Channel
Eyewitness to History: World War II
Focus on Liberation - US Holocaust Museum
Hitler's Bunker - Discovery Channel
Interviews World War II
People at War - National Archives
Pictures of African Americans in World War II - National Archives
**Veterans' History Project - (click on View Featured Interviews under picture)  - Library of Congress
Voices of World War II: Experiences From the Front and From Home - Missouri State Library
**War by Ken Burns - PBS
Women and World War II - about.com
World War II - about.com
World War II:Oral Histories - C-Span
World War II Sites
WW2: People's War - (British war experience) - BBC
Great Websites
Holocaust
8th grade links in red
Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler -
Jewish Virtual Library
Anne Frank -
Anne Frank Museum - 8th grade link
Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi State
PBS
Holocaust Encyclopedia - U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
Holocaust Evidence - Awesome Stories
Holocaust Frequently Asked Questions - Holocaust Museum of Houston
Holocaust Links - Holocaust Museum of Houston
Jewish Virtual Library - 8th grade link
Museum of Tolerance - 8th grade link
Nazi Camps - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Sugihara: Conspiracy of Kindness - PBS - 8th grade link
Voices of the Holocaust - Illinois Institute of Technology
Yad Vashem - World Center For Holocaust Research - 8th grade link
 
Great Websites Pacific Theater
Air Raid on Pearl Harbor - National Archives
Battle Lines: Letters From America's Wars - Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Eyewitness to History: World War II
Interviews World War II
Navajo Code Talkers
People at War - National Archives
Pictures of African Americans in World War II - National Archives
Sullivan Brothers - Department of the Navy
**Veterans' History Project(click on View Featured Interviews under picture) - Library of Congress
Voices of World War II: Experiences From the Front and From Home - Missouri State Library
**War by Ken Burns - PBS
Women and World War II - about.com
World War II - about.com
World War II Sites
Great Websites Rural Home Front
**Veterans' History Project(click on View Featured Interviews under picture) - Library of Congress
Voices of World War II: Experiences From the Front and From Home - Missouri State Library
**War by Ken Burns - PBS
Women and World War II - about.com
World War II - about.com
World War II Home Front - internet links from Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
World War II Sites
Great Websites Urban Home Front
**Veterans' History Project(click on View Featured Interviews under picture) - Library of Congress
Voices of World War II: Experiences From the Front and From Home - Missouri State Library
**War by Ken Burns - PBS
Women and World War II - about.com
World War II - about.com
World War II Home Front - internet links from Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
World War II Sites
Great Websites Japanese Internment
Scan of WWII US Internment Camp Yearbook - High School Yearbook of Japanese Am. students
Veterans' Stories: Struggle For Participation - Library of Congress
**War by Ken Burns - PBS
Women and World War II - about.com
World War II - about.com
World War II Sites

** Highly Recommended site
Last Modified on April 23, 2012