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- Scholastic Go! Grades 3 and up
- Search eight encyclopedia databases for information about many subjects, including history and social studies.
- Kids Infobits Grades K to 5
- Explore information about history, geography, states, countries, presidents and more.
- Social Studies Fact Cards Grades 4 to 8
- California Missions, California Native Americans, Governors, Ranchos and other California-specific topics.
- Gale in Context: Middle School Grades 6 and up
- Social issues, U.S. and world history, including primary sources, audio and video clips.
California Missions Resource Center Grades 4 and up
Research California missions, California Native Americans, governors, ranchos and other California-specific topics.
Calisphere Grades 4 and up
Photographs, works of art, and other primary sources from California history.
Online Archive of California Grades 6 and up
Free access to 220,000 digital images and documents about California history
Explore a rich historical photo archive of San Francisco.
California’s Untold Stories: Gold Rush! Grades 4 and up
Photographs and audio clips of miners, mining tools, and other artifacts from the Oakland Museum of California