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Colonial America: Home

A research guide for Ms. Reed's "Colonial America" assignment.

How to use this guide

Thanks for using the Valley Cottage Library's research guide companion to Ms. Reed's "Colonial America" assignment.

Use the links on this page to find encyclopedia entries, journal and magazine articles, and primary sources documents pertaining to Colonial Era America. 

IMPORTANT: If you are using this guide from home or from your school, you might have to enter your library barcode number to access the databases on this page.

Use the tabs above to find lists of books corresponding to Ms. Reed's suggested research topics.

If you have any questions or suggestions to make this guide better, please contact us at 268-7700

 

 

E-Books

Access these books from home using your library card!

Encyclopedia Britannica

Are you researching a person? Type his or her name in the following box to get biographical articles.


CLICK HERE TO ACCESS FROM HOME.

Salem History Online

Salem History

 

Articles about important events during the Colonial Era.


CLICK HERE TO ACCESS FROM HOME

Annals of American History

An excellent source for primary documents pertaining to Colonial life, Plymouth Colony, Jamestown and more.


CLICK HERE TO ACCESS FROM HOME.

Biography Resource Center

Are you researching a person? Type her name in the following box to get information from The Biography Resource Center.

Grolier Online

Click to search Groiler Online or open one of the articles below.