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Open Access Websites
Alabama Department of Archives and History Digital Collections
Various publications from many agencies, boards, and commissions within Alabama state government. Formerly called Electronic State Publications Collection of Alabama.
Freely accessible maps maintained by the Cartographic Research Laboratory, which is based at University of Alabama. Collection includes historical and current maps of Alabama and beyond.
Digital repository of images relating Alabama’s history, culture, places, and people. (AVL)
Reference and primary source center related to African American and African history.
Population, economic, and social data as compiled by the U.S. Census Bureau.
CORE - COnnecting REpositories
Open access research outputs from repositories and journals throughout the world.
Documenting the American South
Sixteen thematic collections of books, diaries, posters, artifacts, letters, oral history interviews, and songs related to southern history, literature, and culture.
Encyclopedia of Alabama
History, culture, geography, and natural environment of Alabama.
Google Arts & Culture
Access to world’s best artworks and museum exhibits via Art Project, Historic Moments, and World Wonders.
Electronic access to information products produced by the Federal Government’s Government Printing Office.
Homeland Security Digital Library
Documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management.
Reference site featuring an almanac, atlas, calculator/charts, dictionary, encyclopedia, images, and top 10 lists
Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute
Information concerning Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and the movements that were/are inspired by him.
Pew Internet & American Life
Information on issues, attitudes, and trends shaping America and the world.
Pew Social & Demographic Trends
Pew reports written from 2005-present along with photographs, charts, graphs, and datasets.
Public Agenda for Citizens
Non-partisan information on public policy issues along with editorials.
State Agency Databases
Links to information published by state, subject, and other resources.
Nonprofit, nonpartisan new site reporting on trends and issues in state policy and politics.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Digital version of the Statistical Abstract of the United States providing U.S. social, political and economic data from 1878 to 2012.
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database
Information about the voyages, estimates, and images concerning the trans-Atlantic slave trade.
World Digital Library
Digital artifacts spanning the history of civilization.
Published by the Central Intelligence Agency, this factbook provides political and economic information for every country and territory.
Suggestions for additional e-resources can be sent to Neil Foulger (firstname.lastname@example.org).
If the e-resource has no cost, include URL, relevant subject(s), and a brief description.