These resources will help you find information pertaining to your American Studies Colonial Research Project.


Please refer to books pulled for your class in your designated area. See one of the librarians if you need additional help with your research.
Colonial America Reference Library ebook


American History
Gale Virtual Reference Library

Salem History

Grolier Encyclopedia


Take a look at the sites below or try Sweet Search instead of Google for reliable and credible information

13 Originals: Founding the American Colonies
information on each state can be found here

Exploring Maryland's Roots
Colonial Williamsburg

America's Colonial Period: Economics

Colonial North America
you can read actual documents from the time period here

Colonial Currency

Religion and the Founding of the American Republic

First Nation Histories

Overview of American Colonies

Documents in Colonial America

Amusements in Colonial New England

Education in the Colonies

Roanoke, "The Lost Colony"



Massachusetts Bay Colony

The Salem Witch Trials

Colonial Wars

Colonial Philadelphia

Bacon's Rebellion