History & Social Studies

CultureGrams
Contains concise and up-to-date cultural information on the countries of the world. It goes beyond mere facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.  Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

MyGovernment
Provides key information on how the U.S. Government functions, representative contact info, and where representatives stand on key issues.  Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | No Remote Access

Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Full text of books that cover both sides of social issues.
Library Access | Remote Access

Salem History
Provides online access to the printed version of Salem Press' history reference works, including the American Decade series 1950s through 1990s, and biographical profiles.  Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
An authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.Sources of data include the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizations. Funded by Mt. Lebanon Public Library.
Library Access | Remote Access with Mt. Lebanon Library Card

U.S. History In Context
One-stop source for U.S. including primary documents, full-text articles, images, maps and more.
Library Access | Remote Access

World History In Context
One-stop source for world history, including primary documents, full-text articles, images, maps and more.
Library Access | Remote Access