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World War I Websites


PBS - The Great War

Includes photographs, films, and firsthand accounts of battles

Library of Congress: A Guide to World War I Materials

This exhibition highlights material available at the Library of Congress related to 
World War I, including photographs, posters, newspapers, and original documents.




BBC - World War One History

This website has several interactive guides, including one on aircraft and the lives of pilots


BBC - Chemical Warfare in WW I

BBC - WW I Weapons and Technology 

The First World War Digital Poetry Archive 

Includes collections of several poets and collections of photographs


British Library - World War One Propaganda

This web site has an extensive collection of propaganda, including women in propaganda

World War I Document Archive

 Includes extensive collection of war diaries

National WWI Museum and Memorial

Online collections about WW I nurses and artwork

"World War I in Photos: Technology" (The Atlantic) 

Armenian Genocide Websites


Includes photographs, documents, and newspaper articles


The Century: The Forgotten Genocide 

Armenian Genocide Museum


World War I Propaganda

Film clip from the BBC series Peoples Century, episode 2, Killng Fields.

Lowell Library Resources


EBSCO History Reference Center (user name = lowellhs, password = lowellhs)


Modern World History Online (user name = lowellhs, password = cardinals) covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history—from the mid-15th century to the present.

Britannica Annals of America - (user name = lowellhs, password = cardinals) An anthology of primary source material from U.S. History

Social Studies Sharpe – America in World History – (user name  = lowellhs, password = lowellhs). This database has not only in-depth articles, but also a primary source archive, an image gallery, and web links.



Lowell Library Online Catalog

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San Francisco Public Library Resources


To access the SFPL databases, go their homepage, click on eLibrary and select Articles and Databases. You will need to enter your public library card number and your PIN number in order to use the databases. Search the following databases to find articles about your topic.


New York Times Historical


Citation Help

NoodleTools  (log into your account. Click on Drive, then  on Noodle Tools icon)

Noodle Tools is a great tool for creating citations and Works Cited

Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) 

Citation and research help (MLA Style)

MLA Citation Examples (University of Maryland) 

Examples of accurate citations for print and online sources


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