Social Studies

General (Reference Desk:  Arts and Humanities; Social Studies) and go to the American Memory Page


20th Century top stories of the 20th century.   100 most important people of the 20th century.  


Civil War

Civil Rights


Geography   All of the basic facts provided by the CIA.   A site designed by students with lots of data. Great for finding the official web sites of many countries. Look up a language and find out where it is spoken. A great flag identifier tool.   A tourist site, but it has includes lots of   good information.   Black line maps with detail or not. Population statistics. Background Notes provided by the U.S. government. This has links to lots of country information.