Browse Social Sciences Collections

Listed here are collections offering resources for education and/or research in the social science/social studies areas encompassed by NSDL: anthropology, archaeology, economics, education, history of science and technology, human geography, linguistics, psychology, and science and society. Also listed here are multidisciplinary collections with a notable proportion of resources devoted to these areas.

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American Museum of Natural HistoryAmerican Museum of Natural History
http://www.amnh.org/
The American Museum of Natural History in New York City is one of the world's preeminent scientific, educational, and cultural institutions. The Museum advances its mission to explore and interpret human cultures and the natural w...Full description and distribution of resources

Association for Middle Level EducationAssociation for Middle Level Education
http://www.amle.org/default.aspx
The Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) collection focuses on STEM curricula, middle grade pedagogy and assessment, young adolescent development, leadership; and professional development. The collection has resources for...Full description and distribution of resources

Atomic ArchiveAtomic Archive
http://www.atomicarchive.com/
This site explores the science, history, and consequences of the invention of the atomic bomb. It offers information about the events and decisions that led to the development of the bomb and the events and decisions that followed...Full description and distribution of resources

Case Study Collection: National Center for Case Study Teaching in ScienceCase Study Collection: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/
The Case Study Collection makes science relevant by presenting contemporary science problems about issues that students encounter in the news. The case studies in the collection are created by science and engineering faculty and f...Full description and distribution of resources

Fun Works . . . for Careers You Never Knew ExistedFun Works . . . for Careers You Never Knew Existed
http://www.thefunworks.org/
The Fun Works, from Education Development Center, Inc., is a digital library of career exploration resources for youth ages 11-15. The Fun Works provides "real world" experiences and uses young people's current interests and passi...Full description and distribution of resources

Hiroshima and Nagasaki RememberedHiroshima and Nagasaki Remembered
http://www.hiroshima-remembered.com/
In 2005, the world commemorated the 60th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This web site was created to provide an easy-to-use collection of resources to help students, educators, and the general public...Full description and distribution of resources

History of Science and Technology Gateways and ResourcesHistory of Science and Technology Gateways and Resources
http://nsdl.org/search/record/collection/ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-111-910/n=10&q=&viewType=browseCollections&subject=&purpose=
The History of Science and Technology Gateways and Resources collection is comprised of web portals, web sites, and individual digital resources devoted to many eras of the history of science and the history of technology. Here ma...Full description and distribution of resources

Internet Scout ProjectInternet Scout Project
http://scout.wisc.edu/
The Internet Scout Report provides evaluation and annotation of high-quality online resources, particularly those that will be of value to the education community. Each resource is selected, researched, and annotated by a team of ...Full description and distribution of resources

National Science Foundation (NSF) Special Reports and VideosNational Science Foundation (NSF) Special Reports and Videos
http://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/
The National Science Foundation (NSF) special reports and videos feature scientific work being done by NSF funding. Topics include weather, evolution, mathematics, visualization, technology, polar, infectious disease, robotics, wi...Full description and distribution of resources

NSDL Bilingual CollectionNSDL Bilingual Collection
http://nsdl.org/search/record/collection/ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-044/n=10&q=&viewType=browseCollections&subject=&purpose=&isAnnotatedByCollection[]=ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-044
The NSDL Bilingual Collection makes K-12 math and science resources available to teachers of students who are not proficient in English. The NSDL Bilingual collection provides quick and easy access to high-quality resources that a...Full description and distribution of resources

Online Psychology Laboratory (OPL)Online Psychology Laboratory (OPL)
http://opl.apa.org/
The Online Psychology Laboratory (OPL) consists of (1) highly interactive, web-deliverable psychology experiments and demonstrations, (2) a cumulative data archive from which students can retrieve datasets for analysis, and (3) us...Full description and distribution of resources

PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional DevelopmentPBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/
PBS Learning Media is a multimedia library for K-12 science educators, developed by WGBH through funding from the National Science Foundation as part of its National Science Digital Library initiative. The site offers a wealth of ...Full description and distribution of resources

Social Sciences Gateways and ResourcesSocial Sciences Gateways and Resources
http://nsdl.org/search/record/collection/ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-111-913/n=10&q=&viewType=browseCollections&subject=&purpose=
The Social Sciences Gateways and Resources collection is comprised of web portals, web sites, and individual digital resources devoted to the interplay of science and the social realm, as well as social-science materials that draw...Full description and distribution of resources

STEM Education and Educational Technology Gateways and ResourcesSTEM Education and Educational Technology Gateways and Resources
http://nsdl.org/search/record/collection/ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-111-915/n=10&q=&viewType=browseCollections&subject=&purpose=
The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Education and Educational Technology Gateways and Resources collection is comprised of web portals, web sites, and individual digital resources devoted to educational th...Full description and distribution of resources

TeachingWithData.orgTeachingWithData.org
http://www.teachingwithdata.org/
TeachingWithData.org provides a portal with materials to help faculty integrate quantitative analysis within their social science courses.Full description and distribution of resources

Trinity Remembered: Historic Documents, Photos, and VideosTrinity Remembered: Historic Documents, Photos, and Videos
http://www.trinityremembered.com/
60 years ago, the first atomic bomb exploded in the New Mexico desert. Trinityremembered.com, brings together a large collection of information about this turning point of human history. It contains eyewitness accounts, photograph...Full description and distribution of resources