FCCPS Web Family

Virginia.gov - Official Commonwealth of VA homepage

FedStats- Statistics from over 100 Federal agencies

SearchGov.com - Link to Federal, State, and Local branches and agencies

USA.gov - links to Federal, state and local Government Agencies

Library of Congress - Search the library catalog, digital collections, "American Memory" and more

CIA World Factbook - country profiles, flags of the world and more

U.S. Dept. of State - Background Notes - facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, and economy of foreign countries

HyperHistory -presents 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of lifelines, timelines, and maps.

Best of History Web Sites - annotated links to over 1000 history web sites

Timelines - a collection of timelines on the web

Primary Source Collections:


  • Foreign Relations of the United States : Hosted by the Office of the Historian, Department of State. This searchable collection includes documents ranging from pre-Kennedy administration to the Ford administration. The documents represent major diplomatic events.
  • Foreign Relations of the United States (Earlier material than above link): Hosted by the University of Wisconsin. This collection has foreign relations documents starting in the 1860s.
  • The Cold War International History Project: Hosted by the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Studies. This collection is particularly interesting as it contains documents the communist states at that time.
  • National Security Archive: Hosted by George Washington University. This collection contains documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act and other declassification methods.
  • National Archives: Hosted by the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration. This collection contains Central Foreign Policy files from 1973-1976.
  • HistoryNet - includes world and US history, interviews, and feature articles
  • American Civil War Homepage - links to Civil War resources

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    Ms. Kesha Legagneur, Librarian
    Ms. Lynette Kemp, Library Assistant

    7:45 am - 4:00pm
    Monday - Thursday

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    7:45am - 12:20pm
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