History Day Links
National History Day Site: official History Day website: 
https://www.nhd.org/students

EasyBib:
provides citation, note taking, and research tools. Create your bibliographies here! 
http://www.easybib.com/

Library of Congress: ‚Äčthe national library of the United States:
https://www.loc.gov/index.html

American Memory From the Library of Congress: "American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recording, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.":
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html

Chronicling America - Historic American Newspapers: search America's historic newspapers published between 1789 and 1943:
https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/

National Archives: "An archive is a place where people can go to gather firsthand facts, data, and evidence from letters, reports, notes, memos, photographs, and other primary sources.  the National Archives is the U.S. Government's collection of documents that records important events in American history."
https://www.archives.gov/

National Archives Our Documents: U.S. history documents and tips for analyzing primary sources:
https://www.ourdocuments.gov/

The National Archives Experience -Docs Teach Documents: Search here for a large selection of primary source documents from American history.
https://docsteach.org/documents

National Archives: Research by Topic: Topics covered include: "America's Founding Documents," "Foreign Policy, Military Records & Investigations," "People," "Places," "Federal Government," "Maritime, Aviation, Science & Technology," "Events, Centennials & Holidays," and "Arts & Culture":
https://www.archives.gov/research/topics/

Smithsonian Institution: Extensive online collections and background information on U.S. and world history topics:
https://www.si.edu/

Smithsonian Learning Lab:
Search through the Smithsonian's online resources and create online collections to keep track of what you find as you research (email address required to utilize online "file folder" feature): 
https://learninglab.si.edu/

History.com:
Streaming video clips, original articles, speeches, and other resources:
 
World Digital Library: Primary source materials from countries around the world:
https://www.wdl.org/en/

Washington State Historical Society History Day Site: provides information for students, educators, institutions, and many others interested in Washington History Day:
http://www.washingtonhistory.org/education/historyday/

Washington State History Resources: primary sources that will make your History Day project stand out:
http://www.washingtonhistory.org/education/historyday/students/

Whatcom County Library System Databases: access trustworthy online content here with your public library card.  the most helpful databases to use for your National History Day project are: Britannica Library (online encyclopedia), History Study Center, and ProQuest (online access to magazines, journals, and newspapers): 
https://www.wcls.org/digital-services-a-z/