Links to National Resources for Historical Research

National Archives and Records Administration
Our nation's record keeper and resource for research of anything from genealogy to military records, or any other historical subject.

National Archives at St. Louis
Repository for military personnel records of discharged and deceased veterans of all services during the 20th Century.
A collection of newspapers from across the U.S. from 1700s-2000s. Available with paid subscription.

Chronicling America
Searchable online database providing access to information about historic newspapers and select digitized newspaper pages.
Search engine for historical newspapers ranging from 1803 to 2012. Free resource with collections from 14 different source libraries.

The Jewish Chronicle
A collection with a searchable database on MyHeritage. As the world's oldest continuously published newspaper, The Jewish Chronicle contains a wealth of genealogical information.