Encyclopaedia Britannica’s Holocaust Project offers educators free access to its extensive coverage of one of history’s darkest chapters.
Many of the entries have been written by renowned scholar and author Dr. Michael Berenbaum, the former director of the Holocaust Research Institute at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. Britannica’s coverage includes biographies, essays, photographs and videos, as well as discussion prompts appropriate for the classroom.
In partnership with Britannica, EducationWorld shares the following links to a sampling of this free content.
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