European Explorers

Salem History Database


Salem History provides a jumping-off point for your research.  Here you browse through topics by decade or search for your topic.  Try out some of your own searches and see what you can learn.


For historical information and images, check out this site!


*Remember, if you're logging into the site from off-campus, you'll need the password from your bookmark to get in!  You can also access this database on the Student Resources page of the BWHS Library website!

Biography Reference Center Database--BWHS Library Student Resources Page


If you're searching for information on a specific person or persons, this is your site!  It's full of easy-to-access, high quality information about a TON of people!  


For historical information and images, check out this site!


*Remember, if you're logging into this database from off-campus, you'll need to enter the password password from your bookmark to get in.  You can also access this database from the Student Resources page!

History Reference Center Ebsco Database


This database will give you access to scholarly articles about your topic.  Try out other searches in this database to find high quality information on historical topics!


For historical information and images, check out this site!


*Remember, if you're logging into this database from off-campus, you'll need to enter the password and username from your bookmark to get in.  You can also access this database from the Student Resources page!

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History


This website has some great information on explorers.  There are essays and primary sources available!