Student Resources for Assignments
What students can find on this page:
- Research encyclopedias and collections
- Writing and citation helps
- Special content Daniel Schwabauer asks students to watch or listen to in the video lessons
More Libraries & Collections
American Presidency Project:
Open Library (Books):
Government Document Center:
Historical Text Archive:
CIA World Factbook:
Our Documents (100 US cornerstone documents):
Charles Lipson’s book, Cite Right, published by The University of Chicago Press, is an excellent, clear guide for writing citations.
Usage & Grammar Help
The Purdue Online Writing Lab—commonly called “Purdue OWL”—is a trusted help for questions about word usage and grammar.
Purdue Online Writing Lab:
Read the three articles about the Hindenburg crash, for Lesson 13
Click on the links to find the articles:
The second and third articles are from the Project LZ 129 blog; students may find the whole blog useful.
Please note these are not the same articles we used when Byline was released. The original articles were placed behind a paywall.