Huntingtown High School's History Fair Resource Page
Use you noodle for this project! NoodleTools.com, that is. Practice citing a database and website in NoodleTools using the buttons below.
Make this your first stop when planning a sucessful project.
Student Project Examples
Questions about performances, websites, exhibits, papers, or documentaries?
Watch the NHD Google+ Hangouts about your category.
I have a topic... Now what?
KEYWORDS: Brainstorm a list of search terms related to your topic.
DESTINY: Use our online catalog to find what print and multimedia resources in our library.
Infobase eBooks-Search over 3,700 online books here!
Gale Virtual Reference Library-- many resources! Be sure to Click HISTORY.
NHD Partner Resources
ONLINE SUBSCRIPTION DATABASES:
ABC-CLIO American History- Investigates the people, events, and themes of our nation's evolution
ABC-Clio Ancient World History- Historical reference materials related to ancient civilizations and times
ABC-CLIO Modern World History- Historical reference materials related to the modern era of world history
AP Photo Archive
Britannica School Edition- Instant access to 4 complete encyclopedias
Chelsea House Biographies Online- Book-length biographies of key people across all eras and professions with timelines
Digital Public Library of America- Explore 11,318,149 items from libraries, archives, and museums
Gale Student Resources in Context- Information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events.
Gale US History in Context- NEW!!!
Image Quest- Vast image library from Britannica School
Library of Congress Digital Collections- Excellent primary source database including photographs, maps, sound recordings, manuscripts and more
ProQuest Historical Newspapers- Collection of full text and full image newspaper articles dating back to the 19th century
SIRS- Comprehensive search portal for all SIRS databases.
Sweet Search Biographies- Profiles for thousands of famous-or infamous-people from many walks of life, professions and countries
World Book Online- Online encyclopedia and general reference resource
CALVERT COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY DATABASES (*Library Card # Required for Login)
African American History Resource Center *
Biography In Context *
Biography Reference Bank*
History Reference Center *
Ancient Civilizations Reference Library*
OTHER HELPFUL WEBSITES:
ASK US NOW! Research experts can help with your project 24/7. Type in your question & get history fair help online.
World Digital Library Highly recommended!
Manuscripts, rare books, maps, photographs, and other important cultural documents from all countries, 8000 BCE to 2000 CE
History Research Guides from the MD State Library Resource Center
US History Matters
World History Matters
Internet Modern World History Sourcebook
HHS Primary Documents Page
The Library of Congress
National Geographic Maps
The National Archives
Archiving Early America
Awesome Library... Social Studies links
All the Presidents
RESEARCH CENTRAL National History Day Research Links
CREATING AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY
It is highly recommended that before you start, you set up an account with NoodleTools.
User name and password is available in the Media Center... but if you think real hard, you can probably figure it out!
WANT TO MAKE A WEBSITE?
Here are some winning examples courtesy of NHD and the Maryland Humanities Council:
The Disease of Hope: Mao's Great Leap Forward
Raising the Iron Curtain: The Revolution, Reactions and Reforms of Solidarity
Title IX: Empowerment Through Education
The Voting Rights Act of 1965
The 1956 Federal Highway Act
Camp David Accords
The Bay of Pigs: A Diplomatic Turning Point
Watch the NHD video tutorial by clicking this link or pressing play below.