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View Resource The Newberry: Writing the Voices of America Screenshot

During the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries, the European colonization of the Americas was accompanied by a series of efforts to convert indigenous communities to Christianity. To achieve this aim, European missionaries sought to learn indigenous languages. This recent online exhibit from the Newberry Library, "allows users to visualize the painstaking, technical, frustrating, and...

http://publications.newberry.org/dig/voices
View Resource Big Picture Science Screenshot

From the SETI Institute comes Big Picture Science: a weekly radio show/podcast dedicated to "connect[ing] the hottest and coolest in scientific research and technology with lively and intelligent storytelling." The show is hosted by Seth Shostak, an astronomer at the SETI Institute, and Molly Bentley, a science journalist and executive producer of the show. Each 50-minute episode centers on a...

http://radio.seti.org
View Resource Anti-Slavery Manuscripts Screenshot

The Boston Public Library (BPL) is home to, "one of the largest and most important collections of abolitionist material in the United States," which includes thousands of letters, pamphlets, newspapers, and other materials from the early and mid-nineteenth century. BPL recently digitized this impressive collection on the platform Zooniverse and has enlisted citizen historians to transcribe these...

https://www.antislaverymanuscripts.org
View Resource Good Calculators Screenshot

Whether you are participating in a mathematics course or calculating your taxes, you need access to a good calculator. Fortunately, calculators have become increasingly available via websites and free applications. This website is dedicated to providing a reliable collection of freely available calculators "for domestic and commercial use." The majority of these calculators have been developed by...

https://goodcalculators.com
View Resource Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre Blog Screenshot

The Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre in Wiltshire County, England is dedicated to preserving the history of the region, including the county's rich architectural history. The centre also has an archeology team dedicated to preserving archaeological sites in the county. The WSHC blog's main purpose is to keep those interested in learning more about the centre's work and the history of Wiltshire...

http://www.wshc.eu/blog.html