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History is Now

This reference shelf is our collection of resources for exploring all avenues of Earth Chronicle. Our hope is that not only can you find the answers to your questions here, but that you can find them quickly and in the way that's most clear and direct for you. However, we also hope to serve you if you're in the mood to just browse and wander. Ever get sidetracked in a dictionary when you're looking for a word? We want to give you the resources to do that too.

So tear into Earth Chronicle and get straight to the heart of the matter... or curl up with a nice warm blanket, a cup of hot chocolate, ...maybe a good friend, and make yourself comfortable. Whatever you're in the mood for. :)

Main References

Having trouble finding something? Looking for a specific page? These lists get straight to the point, just like the Table of Contents and the Index of a real book.

  • Site Index: Pages are listed once by page title. Page titles are listed alphabetically.
  • Table of Contents: Pages are listed once by the primary subject. Subjects are listed alphabetically.

Chronicle Subjects

Interested in doing some browsing? Looking for hard to find information and need a wider selection than the Table of Contents can offer? These lists reference pages not only by the primary subject, but all subjects applicable. This casts the net wider and you'll find more difficult to locate information, or run across more articles that are more likely to surprise you.

  • Alphabetical: Pages are listed under every subject applicable. Subjects are listed alphabetically.
  • ECAN Subject Codes: Pages are listed under every subject applicable. Subjects are listed by ECAN code to keep similar subjects together.

Image Credits

Need the reference for one of our images? Browsing for Public Domain images you can use? You found the place!

  • Image Index: Images are listed once by file name. File names are listed alphabetically. Includes the source of each image.
  • Image Table of Contents: Images are listed under every subject applicable. Subjects are listed alphabetically.
  • Image ECAN Codes: Images are listed under every subject applicable. Subjects are listed by ECAN code to keep similar images together.
  • Source Credits: Information on image sources including their image use policies. This helps us document each image's pedigree and demonstrate it's legitimacy as a public domain resource.

Miscellaneous References

Here are some of the other resources available through Earth Chronicle.

  • Earth Chronicle Beta: Our website design and web development archive and more. Looking for information about building a website? Seeking answers to solve a design problem, or code to solve a programming issue? Or just looking to help out and provide feedback on the latest attempts to expand and improve Earth Chronicle? Come visit our Beta site!
  • Earth Chronicle Atlas: Need maps? Looking for a location referenced in an Earth Chronicle article? Or exploring geography and history? Your voyage now departing for the EC Atlas...