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Life in America
America History and Life
U.S. and Canadian history (prehistory to the present), 1964-present
Oxford African American Studies Center
African American and African history and culture including biographies, topical entries, primary source documents with commentary, images, maps, charts, tables, and more.
American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.
U.S. History in Context
American events, issues and current information combining articles with primary source material
Search and browse the 568,100 images, video and sound files, electronic journals and other resources from the Smithsonian's museums, archives & libraries.
Life in South Carolina
South Carolina Digital Library
The South Carolina Digital Library (SCDL) is a collaborative effort that includes South Carolina’s schools, libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. Contains manuscripts, images, audio, maps and other material.
Documenting the American South
From the University of North Carolina, primary resources for the study of southern history, literature, and culture.
Sanborn Maps, 1876-1970
Large-scale plans of cities and towns in South Carolina, 1867-1970
Historical photographs from Clemson University and South Carolina history
Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis)
Search for SC news from 1980 to today. Click on the All News link to bring up a search screen that will allow you to limit your article to just the state of SC. (Don't forget to also limit your search to Newspapers.)
For Historic SC Newspapers see last link under Life in America to the left!