External Web Sites
This site provides information and links on the geography, people, politics, and economics of the fifty states. The site includes information pertaining to Maine, the state bird, flag, flower, and much more.
Maine State Archives
This Archive offers treasures of the State's history and culture.
Maine Historical Society
The Maine Historical Society preserves the heritage and history of Maine: the stories of Maine people, the traditions of Maine communities, and the record of Maine's place in a changing world.
Digital Collections at the University of Maine System Libraries
The Gateway to Digital Collections provides online access to thousands of selected, digitized materials in all formats ---- full text, image, sound, video, and finding aids. The materials are among the special collections made available by the UMS Libraries, in collaboration with other campus units, and in partnership with other cultural institutions in Maine.
Maine history firsts
A fun site from the Maine Legislature.
Maine State Library
The Maine State Library facilitates access to and delivery of library services and collection resources for the State of Maine.
Maine Writers Index.
A searchable database of writers with a relationship to the State of Maine. The connection may be birth, residency, employment or works that are set in Maine.
Fascinating People, Remarkable Accomplishments.
Official website of the State of Maine. Includes resources on government, travel & leisure, employment, business, history, and life in Maine. Find out some Facts About Maine .
National Park Service (NPS)
The fundamental purpose of the NPS is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations. The NPS provides highlights, statistics, and a list of national parks for Maine.