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The Holocaust

Discover general resources and information about the Holocaust and Auschwitz. This guide serves as an abbreviated starting point for research.


Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum

The Auschwitz-Berkenau Memorial and Museum website for the former concentration/extermination camp includes information on museum tours and relics, historical photos and documents, online history lessons, articles, and more.

Faces of Auschwitz

From the archives of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and various collaborators, explore a preserved collection of thousands of photos and stories of former Auschwitz-Birkenau prisoners and victims.

Florida Center for Instructional Technology: Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust

From the Florida Center for Instructional Technology, "A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust" features a timeline of Holocaust history, teacher resources, people overviews, student activities, and sections on art, literature, and music.  

The Wiener Holocaust Library: The Holocaust Explained

Maintained by The Wiener Holocaust Library, explore a compilation of hundreds of pages of digital resources (videos, images, and text) to understand the essential facts of the Holocaust.

Holocaust Education Resource Council: Resources for Educators

From the Holocaust Education Resource Council, find Holocaust educational resources, lessons, and information on pedagogicial principles.

The Jewish Virtual Library (A Project of AICE): The Holocaust Wing

The digital "Holocaust Wing" of the Jewish Virtual Library, a project of the American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise (AICE), includes resources and articles on Holocaust basic history, maps, key terms, and thorough research sections on numerous topics. A People's History of the Holocaust and Genocide

Find photos, art, stories, study guides, and testimonies of Holocaust survivors online.

The United States Holocaust Museum: The Holocaust Encyclopedia: Auschwitz

Explore the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's Holocaust Encyclopedia and learn more about Auschwitz (key facts, number of victims, maps, deportations, prisoner revolts, Auschwitz incarnations, sub-camps, liberation, etc.).

USC Shoah Foundation: Visual History Archives Online

Search and view more than 54,000+ video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide from the visual history archives of the USC Shoah Foundation. Users will need to register and make account to access online content.