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America’s journey through slavery presented by PBS.
First person accounts of slavery.
Primary sources and other educational materials from and about the civil rights movement.
Complete lessons from beginning to advanced Algebra
Search over 25,000 biographies of well known people, many entries include multimedia features.
Biographical information on influential African Americans.
Short biographies of many influential inventors.
Learn all about the science of Life!
A visual tour of cells, bacteria, viruses and their interaction with one another.
Clear and helpful information on genes and cells including interactive and video features.
Biological information for thousands of animal species including habitat and scientific classification.
Did you know that everything is made out of chemicals? Chemistry is the study of matter: its composition, properties, and reactivity.
Easy to understand chemistry explanations.
The chemicals behind common items like silly string and nail polish.
High quality tutorials on a variety of chemistry subjects.
Countries of the World
“All the Knowledge You Need” All for free.
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
English & Literature
Grammar is the collection of rules and conventions that makes languages go.
Free ebooks of many classics.
Free online study guides for many assigned titles old and new.
Learn high school geometry for free—transformations, congruence, similarity, trigonometry, analytic geometry, and more.
Government & Civics
Current information on the executive branch of government.
Detailed reference on all parts of the federal government.
Explanation and history of the electoral college.
Biographical and procedural information for the Supreme Court of the United States.
Information about candidates and ballot issues.
This language-learning resource offers instructional courses for over 100 languages and is provided by Musser Public Library.
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Information about composers, eras, and muscial terms.
Lessons on music theory basics and beyond.
Artist information and discographies for all types of music.
Exploring Greek mythology and the gods in classical literature and art.
49 annotated fairy tales, including their histories, similar tales across cultures, modern interpretations and illustrations.
The fact and fiction of Arthurian legend.
Not all myths are ancient, get the facts on urban legends.
Encyclopedia of mythology, folklore, and religion.
Information on poets, their work, and more from The Academy of American Poets.
Poetry information and webcasts.
Full text works of many well known poets.
Information about poets and their works including audio clips.
Performance poetry for teens.
Physics tutorials including practice quizzes.
Handpicked database of physics sites that have been checked for accuracy.
Understand the fundamentals of physics.
Learn about the basic principles that govern the physical world around us. Solid understanding of algebra and a basic understanding of trigonometry necessary.
The United States of America is a nation with a rich history and a noble goal: government of the people, by the people, for the people. Its citizens’ struggle to achieve that goal is a dramatic story stretching over hundreds of years.
Large collection of primary documents and an extensive and carefully chosen list of online history resources.
Materials about the historic places, people, events, and ideas that make America.
Watch episodes online covering many key events in US History.
Explore collections from around the world with Google Arts & Culture.
We understand the history of humanity through art. From prehistoric depictions of woolly mammoths to contemporary abstraction, artists have addressed their time and place in history and have expressed universal human truths for tens of thousands of years.
Large collection of art information links searchable by artist name, name of work, and museum name.
A chronological, geographical, and thematic exploration of the history of art from around the world, as illustrated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection.
A virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture from 11th to mid-19th centuries.
Located 25 miles from Muscatine, the Figge Art Museum is the premier art exhibition and education facility between Chicago and Des Moines.
From the earliest civilizations to the modern world, geography, religion, trade, and politics have bound peoples and nations together — and torn them apart. Take a journey through time and space and discover the fascinating history behind the complex world we inhabit today.