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Additional Resources for Teachers

Below are links to websites with resources for K–12 teachers in Tennessee. Humanities Tennessee provides these links to the public for information purposes only. Please contact the organizations listed below for further information.

American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html
A gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States, the site offers more than 7 million digital items from more than 100 historical collections.
 
The Best of the Humanities on the Web
http://edsitement.neh.gov/
Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities in partnership with the National Trust for the Humanities, and the MarcoPolo Education Foundation; this website brings online humanities resources from some of the world's great museums, libraries, cultural institutions, and universities directly to your classroom.
 
Immigration: The Changing Face of America
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/learn/features/immig/introduction.html
This website links educators to primary sources from the Library of Congress' online collections and provides an introduction to the study of immigration to the United States. The site focuses only on the immigrant groups that arrived in greatest numbers during the 19th and early 20th centuries.
 
Smithsonian: History and Culture
http://www.si.edu/history_and_culture/
This website explores numerous of topics in history and culture including archaeology and ancient cultures, cultural identity and interaction, exploration and travel, economics and work, history of science and technology, media and leisure, military and war, politics and law, and religion.

For further information, please write or call:
Humanities Tennessee
807 Main St, Ste B
Nashville, TN 37206
phone: 615-770-0006
email: paul@humanitiestennessee.org