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This page includes additional resources on Washington, D.C. from the Library's website.
America's Library is especially designed for elementary and middle school students. This site contains a wide variety of information related to United States history and culture. Search on District of Columbia to find examples such as these:
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.
The following dates in history feature significant events in Washington, D.C.'s history as highlighted in the Library of Congress' collections.
The Veterans History Project (VHP) collects and preserves the remembrances of American war veterans and civilian workers who supported them. Click on the link below to locate veterans from the District of Columbia.