WWI, WWII & Holocaust
Research Guide Categories:
American History: Civil
American History: Revolutionary
Rocks, Minerals, Gems
WWI, WWII and Holocaust
If you are using the following Electronic Resources Note: outside the
Library, you will be asked to enter your St. Charles library card
number and PIN number. Use the barcode on the back of your
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Facts on File Curriculum Resource Center
Grades 6-12: Science projects and printable maps, flags, timelines and science diagrams.
Click on the Additional Facts on File Databases link at the top on the right and search:
American History Online: Select The Progressive Era and World War I: 1890–1920 or World War II and the Forties: 1939–1949 from the box. Topic Centers
World History Online: Select 1900–1945: A Half-Century of Crisis and Achievement from the box. Topic Centers
Encyclopaedia Britannica For Kids
All the resources found in Encyclopaedia Britannica, plus special online learning materials for students, in grades K-8.
World Book Encyclopaedia
Features include timelines, maps, and interactive indexes. Incluye Encicopedia Estudiantil Halazgos.
When Note: in the Library, access to the Youth Services selected Internet sites is available only to students who are registered with a signed Internet Use Permission Form on file.
History for Kids
World War I
World War II in Europe
World War II in the Pacific
Library Catalog Subject Headings
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Youth Services Reference Collection
The following books are part of our Reference Collection and remain in the Library available for use when the Library is open.
General Encyclopedias at the Homework Center
Compton’s by Britannica
New Book of Knowledge
World Book Encyclopedia
General J REFERENCE
J 911 FAC Historical Maps on File. Vol. 1.
J 973 HAK A History of US
World War I J REFERENCE
J 909.08 HIS History of the Modern World. Vol. 7.
J 940.3 PEN World War I Almanac
J 940.3 PEN World War I Biographies
J 940.3 PEN World War I Primary Sources
J 940.3 SHE Pictorial History of World War I
J 940.303 GRO Grolier Library of World War I
J 973 CHA The Military History of the United States. Vol. 8.
World War II and The Holocaust J REFERENCE
J 909.08 HIS History of the Modern World. Vol. 8.
J 940.53 WOR World War II
J 940.53 WOR World War II Almanac
J 940.53 WOR World War II Biographies
J 940.53 WOR World War II Primary Sources
J 940.5318 ALT Holocaust
J 940.5318 FEL Understanding the Holocaust
J 940.5318 HOL The Holocaust
J 940.5318 PEO People of the Holocaust
J 940.5318 VOI Voices of the Holocaust
J 940.53180922 RES Rescue and Resistance: Portraits of the Holocaust
J 940.54 NEW New Grolier Encyclopedia of World War II
J 973 AME The American Scene. Vol. 6 & 7.
J 973 CHA The Military History of the United States. Vol. 9 & 10.
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