Age of Exploration Archive covers five centuries of journeys across the globe, scientific discoveries, the expansion of European colonialism, conflict over territories and trade routes, and decades-long search and rescue attempts in this multi-archive dedicated to the history of exploration.
Busythings is an online resource for the early years that includes 115+ fun learning activities that help children learn important skills in the key learning areas of creative development, problem solving, reasoning, numeracy, communication, language and literacy.
Discovery is the National Archives of the United Kingdom's database of over 11 million historical government and public records. This interface provides access to some the digitised items of their collection including document, photographs, lists, posters and maps.
Migration to New Worlds collection provides a wide-ranging and in depth look at the emigration of peoples from Great Britain, mainland Europe and Asia during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries through personal accounts, shipping logs, convict records, and printed literature and papers.
Rosetta Stone is a language learning platform and app with 30 languages to meet a range of cultural interests through core lessons to build reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Focused activities refine grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and more.
UTalk is language learning app offering courses for the beginner to the lower intermediate language learner for over 140 languages. It allows you to learn new languages in a fun and interactive ways, including short 10 minutes lessons, and interactive games which test and build on your vocabulary.