External Web Sites
Minnesota Digital Library
The Minnesota Digital Library provides access to digital collections shared by cultural heritage organizations from across the state of Minnesota, including libraries, historical societies, museums, and archives. The site contains Minnesota Reflections, a collection of images, documents, maps, and other primary source materials.
Minnesota Historical Society
The Minnesota Historical Society's Research page contains online historical data and primary source materials such as maps, newspapers, oral histories, death records, state census records, birth records, photographs, and sound recordings. The Explore page contains the MNopedia, an encyclopedia on significant people, places, events and things in Minnesota history. Also, the Minnesota State Archives is a department of the Minnesota Historical Society.
The official Web site of the Minnesota government. It includes links to the state government, tribal government, and voting and elections resources.
Minnesota State Legislature
This site contains state statutes, laws, bills, and rules. It also contains historical information about the Minnesota Legislature.
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 Minnesota.
University of Minnesota Digital Collections
This site includes the University Digital Conservancy, an online collection of open access articles, university documents, dissertations, and data sets. It also presents a gallery of digital collections and exhibits at the University of Minnesota Libraries.