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BHS_SOCIAL STUDIES 10 HISTORY DAY PROJECT: 3. Locate and Access Information - Websites

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Useful Websites for Decades Research

Here are some websites that might be helpful for your Decades Research Project:

 

Go to the NHD webpage for questions.

The infoplease website gives you a year by year look at significant United States and world history events, economics, sports, entertainment, science, etc.of each year.)

 Picturing the Century is a great website to go to look for famous photos from a particular era. These photos come from the National Archive. Click the "galleries" tab on the left.)

 

-  You can also find many excellent websites by going to DESTINY (our online catalog).

 

 

MN HISTORY DAY HELPFUL WEBSITES FOR PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SOURCES

Source Credibility and Website Evaluation

When you are searching on your own, once you find a potential website, to help you with your research, you need to evaluate the quality of the website and the material it contains. There are six questions that you should ask yourself. Use the acronym, RADCAB, to help you evaluate the quality of a website.

If you want more information about the WEBSITE EVALUATION, check out the RADCAB website: www.radcab.com

NYPL Digital Library

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare printsphotographs and more.