Useful Social Studies Web Links


Note: Listed below are links to web sites that are recommended by the Georgia Council for the Social Studies. This is not meant to be an exhaustive compilation of every possible web site for every subject area associated with the social studies. If you have additional links that would be of value to GCSS members, please alert the webmaster.


Non-Governmental Organizations and Sites

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Atlanta History Center

Carter Center

College Board

Digital Library of Georgia

National Consortium for Teaching About Asia

National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)

National Council for the Social Studies Advocacy News

NCSS-Affiliated State and Local Social Studies Councils

GALILEO ­ Georgia's Virtual Library

Georgia Association of Historians

Georgia Council on Economic Education

Georgia Educational Technology Conference

Georgia Geographic Alliance

Georgia Geographic Information Systems Teacher's Association

Georgia Historical Markers

Georgia Historical Society

Georgia Humanities Council

Georgia Law-Related Education Consortium

Georgia Museums and Historic Sites

Georgia Political Parties

Georgia Political Science Association

Georgia Spatial Data Infrastructure Clearinghouse

Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation

Georgia Voyager Magazine


Historical Atlas of Georgia Counties

International Society for the Social Studies

League of Women Voters of Georgia

National Geographic Society

National History Club

National History Education Clearinghouse

New Georgia Encyclopedia

Odyssey Online (Michael Carlos Museum at Emory University)

Politics, Elections & Polls Web Resources

Project Vote Smart

Society for Georgia Archaeology

Southern Center for International Studies

This Day in Georgia History

This Day in History (Yahoo/The History Channel)

Turner Learning (CNN Newsroom & Worldview, TNT, and more)

University of Georgia Rare Map Collection

Vote Central


Government Agencies

Georgia Department of Archives and History

Georgia Department of Education

Georgia Department of Economic Development

Georgia General Assembly

Georgia Holocaust Commission

Georgia Quality Core Curriculum

Georgia Secretary of State

Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites Division (Ga. Dept. of Natural Resources


Historic Preservation Division (Ga. Dept. of Natural Resources)

Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Education Program

U.S. Census Bureau


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