Study guides on various subjects such as Literature, U.S. History, Poetry, Biography, Civics, and more. Each study guide has an overview of the topic including timelines, statistics, photos, and links to more web sites.
The Leo Baeck Institute, New York (LBI) is the foremost research institute devoted to the history of German-speaking Jews. Its 80,000-volume library and extensive archival and art collections represent the most significant repository of primary source material and scholarship on the Jewish communities of Central Europe over the past five centuries.
London Lives makes available, in a fully digitised and searchable form, a wide range of primary sources about eighteenth-century London, with a particular focus on plebeian Londoners. This resource includes over 240,000 manuscript and printed pages from eight London archives and is supplemented by fifteen datasets created by other projects. It provides access to historical records containing over 3.35 million name instances. Facilities are provided to allow users to link together records relating to the same individual, and to compile biographies of the best documented individuals.
"Perseus is a continually growing digital library of resources for studying the ancient world. The library's materials include ancient texts and translations, philological tools, maps, extensively illustrated art catalogs, and secondary essays on topics like vase painting. A collaborative team from a number of academic institutions has worked together to amass Perseus materials." Sponsored by the Classics Department of Tufts University, MA.
Search the Time Out database of over 20,000 film reviews. The articles on this site are brief, well-written, and often quite amusing. Time Out has been publishing an annual guide in book form since 1989. This free web site appears to include all the brief reviews which are found in the print edition.