The Library of Congress web resources listed below provide additional information on prominent individuals, historical events, communities, and government programs in the U.S. throughout the 1930s and 1940s.
Since the 1990s, the Library of Congress has been providing access to its exhibitions online. While not full-fledged digital collections, these topical presentations include curated selections of both Library collection items and loaned items from other institutions.
Created by Library of Congress subject specialists, these guides provide researchers with selected resources gathered from the Library's online and print collections, as well as external databases and websites for expanded research.
The Library of Congress offers classroom materials and professional development to help teachers effectively use primary sources from the Library's vast digital collections in their teaching. Find Library of Congress lesson plans and more that meet Common Core standards, state content standards, and the standards of national organizations.