Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection
Around the World
Blast from the Past
Ancient Egypt Webquest
Learn about Ancient Egyptian daily life, Egyptian mummies, Egyptian Hieroglyphics, King Tut (Tutankhamen), Egyptian games, and Archeology.
Read the story of people and events that have shaped our world and access video and audio clips, images, and documents. For full access, use bullitt1 as your User ID and Password.
A comprehensive resource on ancient empires.
History of Costume
Plates of the book by the same name, originally published between 1861 and 1880.
Secrets of the Lost Empires: Medieval Siege
Learn about life in medieval castles and how to operate a catapult.
Today in History
Explore famous events and birthdays. Site has a fully searchable archive.
An interactive site from National Geographic.
People and Cultures
Particularly strong on contemporary personalities and entertainers.
Native American Cultures
This project explores ancient and modern-day Native American cultures of New Mexico, Utah, and Washington. Presented by Scholastic.
Presidents of the United States
Background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events, and some points of interest on each of the presidents.
to US Government for Kids
Information and activities specifically tailored for educators, parents, and students in K-12. These resources teach students about our government and how it works.
Links to kids pages in many different federal government departments.
Official kids' portal for the U.S. government
Presidential and Parliamentary Government
What are some of the differences between a parliamentary and constitutional government? Presented by Scholastic.
State Information & Links (50states.com)
Stately Knowledge: Facts About the United States
Facts about the States from the Internet Public Library.
Holidays & Observances
Chase's Calendar of Annual Events
A listing of holidays and observances for each month. For more complete information, check for availability of the print version at your Bullitt County Library location.
last updated 2/24/09