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AlabamaMosaic is a repository of digital materials on Alabama's history, culture, places, and people.

Encyclopedia of Alabama
The Encyclopedia of Alabama is a free, online reference resource on Alabama's history, culture, geography, and natural environment.

America 1930s

America in the 1930s

EyeWitness to History - America in the 1930s

Library of Congress - America from the Great Depression to World War II

America (Roaring 20s/Jazz Age)


Sacco-Vanzetti Trial

Warren G. Harding

Warren G. Harding

Calvin Coolidge

Calvin Coolidge

The Ohio Gang

Teapot Dome Scandal

Teapot Dome Scandal

Henry Ford



Film History of the 1920s

Hollywood Images 1920s

Baseball Hall of Fame (Babe Ruth)

Baseball Almanac (Babe Ruth)

Harlem Renaissance

Library of Congress (Great War & Jazz Age 1914 - 1928)

19th Amendment (Women's Right to Vote 1920)

19th Amendment

Digital History (The American 1920s)

Al Capone

Federal Bureau of Investigation (Biography of Al Capone)

Scopes Trial


World's Biomes (University of California Museum of Paleontology)

Biomes of the World (Missouri Botanical Gardens)

Major Biomes of the World (Fact Monster)


Our Courts: 21st Century Civics
Justice Sandra Day O'Connor welcomes middle school students and teachers to explore free interactive civics resources.

Electromagnetic Spectrum

NASA's Imagine the Universe! Electromagnetic Spectrum

Electromagnetic Spectrum

The Electromagnetic Spectrum

What Wavelength Goes With a Color?

Catch the Wave!


Encyclopaedia Britannica's Reflections on the Holocaust

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Genectic Disorders

National Human Genome Research

Medline Plus Encyclopedia

Genetic Disorders Library (University of Utah)

The Basics on Genes and Genetic Disorders (TeensHealth)

International Studies

International Gourmet Recipes for Kids

World of Tastes
Recipes from select countries around the world.

The World Factbook

National Geographic


National Inventors Hall of Fame

MIT Invention Dimension

The Great Idea Finder

Just for Teens!

Flamingnet Book Reviews
U.S. CIVIL WAR BOOKS AND MORE Learn More Flamingnet is a nonprofit website where students review preteen, teen, and young adult books for you. Who better to tell you if a book is worth reading, than those for whom the book is written.

TeenReads brings teens info and features about their favorite authors, books, series and characters. Thoughtful book reviews, compelling features, in-depth author profiles and interviews, excerpts of the hottest new releases, literary games and contests, and more with readers every week. is THE place online for teens to talk about their fave books --- and find the hippest new titles!

New York Public Library Teen Link

Internet Public Library TeenSpace

Digital Book Talks

Guys Read!

Teen Ink

NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)


Queen Anne's Revenge

Expedition Whydah

National Geographic Pirates!

Pirates: Fact & Legend

Time Pirate Adventure National Maritime Museum

The Pirates Realm

Pirates by Celia Rees


Favorite Poem Project (Americans Saying Poems They Love

Poetry 180
A poem a day for American high schools

Giggle Poetry

The Children's Poetry Archive

LitFinder on the AVL

Poem Hunter

Presidents (United States)

About the White House Presidents

Library of Congress: Presidents of the United States: Resource Guides

Encyclopedia Britannica Profiles the American Presidents

C-SPAN's American Presidents: Life Portraits

Internet Public Library: POTUS (Presidents of the United States)

History Channel: American Presidents

Presidents of the United States

Research/Reference Tools

Alabama Virtual Library
The Alabama Virtual Library is a research tool funded by the state of Alabama.  You must have an AVL card with username and password to access AVL resources from your home computer.  AVL cards are free and can be issued at your school or public library.

Live Homework Help
Free online help from real tutors. Click on the link to see a powerpoint presentation that describes what "Live Homework Help" is and how it can be used.

Alabama Mosaic

Library of Congress American Memory

SIRs Discoverer Database

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

The Internet Public Library

America's Story
America's Story from The Library of Congress

The Library of Congress

Merriam Webster


Science Fair

Science Buddies

All Science Fair Projects
Science Fair Projects with complete instructions.

Super Science Fair Project Ideas, Topics, & Experiments

Science Fair Projects World

Science Fair Central

Cool Science Fair Projects

Science Fair Project Resource Guide

Mad Science Network

How Products are Made

Search Engines & Subject Directories


Good Search


Ask for Kids


Kids Click

September 11, 2001

National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

September 11 Digital Archive

September 11 News

National September 11 Memorial & Museum



Exploring the Planets (Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum)

Astronomy "Picture of the Day" Archive

World War II

World War II Timeline

World War Two

The Second World War

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Women Come to the Front (Journalists, Photgraphers & Broadcasters During WWII

Eyewitness to World War II

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Reflections on the Holocaust