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Social Studies: World History to 1600s
World History

World History to 1600s


Medieval Times | Renaissance | Tudor Dynasty

MEDIEVAL TIMES

BOOKS & DVDS



ONLINE ARTICLES & DATABASES

Access online articles and databases from the comfort of your home by logging on with your library card number and password.

eLibrary Canada Click on 'Bookcarts' on the top navigation bar to view articles on Medieval Times with eLibrary Canada.

EBSCO host Type "middle ages" in the search box and check off "Full-text" found on the left-hand side of the EBSCO MasterFILE website.



WEBSITES

Medieval life and the Hundred Years War
An online book that has information on the Hundred Years War, Medieval warfare, society and culture, and much more.

Crash Course: World History
YouTube video's that help you better understand different world events!

The Middle Ages
Information on feudal life, religion, homes, clothing and more.

Medieval recipes
Make your own Medieval meal! Find real medieval recipes, such as, Frytour blaunched, Crispels, and Soupes dorroy. Yum!

The Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
Find links to websites that have information on the Middle Ages.

The Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy
World-history texts of primary documents from 4000 BCE to the present can be located by browsing within historical time categories.

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Everything the history-of-art student needs. World maps, time lines, thematic essays, biographies, and images of works of art are available.

Life in a Medieval Castle
Describes the different parts of a castle in the Middle ages.

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RENAISSANCE

BOOKS & DVDS



ONLINE ARTICLES & DATABASES

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eLibrary Canada Click on 'Bookcarts' on the top navigation bar to view articles on the Russian Revolution with eLibrary Canada.

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WEBSITES

Style Guide: Renaissance
Learn about the style, people, and buildings of the Renaissance.

Renaissance Connection
Find information on artists, the history, and inventions of the Renaissance.

WebMuseum: La Renaissance
Short history of the Renaissance in Europe.

The Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy
World-history texts of primary documents from 4000 BCE to the present can be located by browsing within historical time categories.

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Everything the history-of-art student needs. World maps, time lines, thematic essays, biographies, and images of works of art are available.

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TUDOR DYNASTY

BOOKS & DVDS



ONLINE ARTICLES & DATABASES

Access online articles and databases from the comfort of your home by logging on with your library card number and password.

eLibrary Canada Click on 'Bookcarts' on the top navigation bar to view articles on the Tudors, Elizabethan England and the Reformation with eLibrary Canada.

EBSCO host Type "tudor dynasty" in the search box and browse the many articles with EBSCOhost.



WEBSITES

The Tudors
Click on the left-hand bar for more information on the different Tudor rulers.

Topics in Tudor History
Information on daily life, entertainment, and more.

Henry VIII: The National Archives
Read about the highs and lows of Henry VIII's life.

Henry VIII and the early Tudors
Find out more about the fascinating life of Henry VIII. Do you know how many wives he had? And how many he beheaded?

The Life of Queen Elizabeth I: 1533-1603
Get to know Henry VIII's daughter, Queen Elizabeth 1!

The Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy
World-history texts of primary documents from 4000 BCE to the present can be located by browsing within historical time categories.

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Everything the history-of-art student needs. World maps, time lines, thematic essays, biographies, and images of works of art are available.