Research Topics

Biography in Context
Essays, articles, and more on historical and contemporary figures.
Images and primary source texts on major California historical issues.
Freedom Archives
Readings and videos on social-justice issues, some local, since the 1960's.
Gilder Lerhman Institute of American History- History by Era
Ten eras of United States history are divided into sub-themes.
Full text academic journals since 1838. Great resource for writing papers.
Opposing Viewpoints
Pro and con arguments on social issues. Use for debates or position papers.
Social Studies Fact Cards - California Edition
Various California-specific social studies topics.
Student Resources in Context
Essays, analyses, video clips and more on a variety of topics.