Special Topics and Tools

We've created a variety of teaching and learning resources based on primary sources in the holdings of the National Archives.


Baseball eBook

eBooks for iPad, iPhone, Android, eReaders, PC or Mac that illustrate American history and government through National Archives documents

iTunes U

United States Constitution course on iTunesU

Courses, collections, videos, podcasts, and primary sources, available as free downloads through iTunes U

Document Analysis Worksheets

Document and Magnifying Glass

Model the process the first few times using the worksheets. Then direct students to work in groups and vocalize the process. With practice, they will internalize the procedure and go through the steps on their own.

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