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Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History & Culture -- brief articles with references to additional sources.
Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center -- newspapers, videos, images, maps, records.
Oklahoma State University Digital Collections -- magazines, reports, images, oral histories.
Oklahoma Digital Prairie -- documents and images on history, government, literature.
Data & Research -- demographic and economic information (OK Department of Commerce)
Carl Albert Center Online Exhibits -- Oklahoma politics from territory to the present.
SoonerSearch -- searches websites of 200 state agencies, programs, universities.
Documents.OK.gov -- official state documents and reports back to 1978.
Oklahoma Text Search and Retrieval System -- search Oklahoma constitution and statutes.
American Indian Cultural Center and Museum -- links to all Oklahoma tribes and nations.
Explore Oklahoma -- Oklahoma Tourism & Recreation Department.
Biodiversity Information and Data -- Oklahoma Biological Survey.
Oklahoma's Past -- Oklahoma Archaeological Survey.
Education, Outreach -- Oklahoma Geological Survey.
Oklahoman Archive -- Oklahoma's newspaper of record; covers 1901-present (requires login)
Gateway to Oklahoma History -- historical newspapers statewide, 1854-1923.
Chronicling America -- historical Oklahoma newspapers, 1880-1922 (Library of Congress)
America's Historical Newspapers* -- see "Genealogy" tab, "America's Genealogy Bank" link, MLS.
Tulsa World -- EBSCO full-text, 2006-present (requires login); NewsBank*, 1989-present.
Journal Record -- business news; EBSCO full-text, 2004-present (requires login)
NewsBank* -- newspapers statewide since 1981; see "Newspapers" tab, MLS databases.
NY Times, LA Times, Wash. Post* -- cover 1851-2007; see ProQuest, "Newspapers" tab, MLS.
*Requires Metropolitan Library System (MLS) library card
Journals, Magazines, and Periodicals
Annotated Guide to the Chronicles of Oklahoma, 1921-1994 (print) -- index to Chronicles.
Early Oklahoma Serials -- full-text, 1890-1910 (OSU Library)
Oklahoma Today -- full-text, 1950-2011.
Proceedings of the Oklahoma Academy of Science -- full-text, 1921-2011.
Sturm's Oklahoma Magazine -- important statehood-era source; full-text, 1905-1911.
Oklahoma Politics (print) -- 1992-2009.
Oklahoma Almanac (print) -- economy and government information, 1993-2010.
Directory of Oklahoma (print) -- earlier title of Oklahoma Almanac, 1918-1992.
Oklahoma Red Book -- early economic and political source; full-text, 1912.
Century, Harper's, Scribner's -- cover 1850-1899 (Making of America website)
Books (print available in Dulaney-Browne Library)
The Story of Oklahoma -- standard textbook, 1994.
From Mounds to Mammoths -- brief and readable overview of Oklahoma prehistory, 2000.
Oklahoma Women's Almanac -- social and political topics, territorial-2000.
Oklahoma Politics: A History -- standard account covering territorial-1970s.
Indian Tribes of Oklahoma: A Guide -- concise articles on all tribes and nations, 2009.
Oklahoma Politics and Policies -- detailed and comprehensive overview, 1991.
Oklahoma I Had Never Seen Before -- critical essays on history, 1994.
After the Trail of Tears -- Cherokee people in the 1839-1880 period, 1993.
And Still the Waters Run -- classic work on Indian dispossession, 1941.
Contrary Neighbors -- Indians during territorial era, 2000.
Indian Territory and the U.S., 1866-1906 -- tribal governments before statehood, 1995.
Closing the Frontier -- Oklahoma's radical early history, 1986.
Alfalfa Bill Murray -- standard work on Oklahoma's founding father, 1968.
Riot and Remembrance -- account of Tulsa Race Riot, 2002.
Dust Bowl -- history of the Dust Bowl featuring Cimarron County, 2004.
A Matter of Black and White -- personal view of desegregation, 1996.
One of Ours -- account of Oklahoma City Bombing, 1998.
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Images (Please note any copyright restrictions)
Oklahoma Historical Society Archives Catalog -- many subjects with links to images.
Oklahoma History & Historical Coverage -- Oklahoman newsphotos online exhibit.
Maps (Please note any copyright restrictions)
Oklahoma Digital Maps -- historical maps, 1803-1925 (OSU Library)
Oklahoma Historical Society Archives Catalog -- historical maps with links to images.
Oklahoma Historical Maps and Atlases -- town and county maps (historicmapworks.com)
Maps -- detailed highway and county maps, Oklahoma Department of Transportation.
Geologic Mapping -- topographic and other maps, Oklahoma Geological Survey.
Free Printable Outline Maps -- for projects/presentations (waterproofpaper.com)