U.S. History: Gilded Age/Progressive Era PowerPoint Projects

How to use NoodleTools

Encyclopedias and Reference Books/eBooks

Search a large collection of reference ebooks simultaneously in Salem History. Search also Britannica Academic Online which contains the complete Encyclopedia Britannica plus authoritative websites and full-text journal access.

Search a subject specific collection of reference ebooks in the Gale Virtual Reference Library on the subject of Gilded Age and Progressive Era


The Library's RhinoCat is an automated catalog of books, DVDs, and other library materials. RhinoCAT is available from any browser at http://library.taftschool.org. It is also accessible from your TaftNet homepage. A keyword search using a broad term will yield the most hits.

Taft Online Subscription Databases

Primary Sources

See the course guide Finding Primary Sources for ways to find documents and primary sources in our Library and on the internet.


In addition to the database Britannica ImageQuest, look at these sites for images: