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Resources for Historians & Explorers

CultureGrams

Access to background reports on 190 countries. Provides maps, statistics, and background the political organization and social customs of each country. Content is supplement with recipes for dishes served in countries profiled and reports on individual states in the U.S.

Findmypast (In Library Use Only)

Findmypast offers searchable databases for censuses of the British Isles; civil, military, and church records; newspapers, and more. Coverage includes records for the U.S., Great Britain, Ireland, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. The site provides access to the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) covering thousands of genealogical and historical publications. Findmypast can be used at any St. Louis County Library location.

Fold3

Provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

CultureGrams

Access to background reports on 190 countries. Provides maps, statistics, and background the political organization and social customs of each country. Content is supplement with recipes for dishes served in countries profiled and reports on individual states in the U.S.