Across the Spectrum

Across the Spectrum provides an extensive searchable digital archive of John G. Neihardt's collected letters along with previously uncollected essays and reviews.

Army Officers' Wives

Army Officers' Wives narratives, photographs, commentary, and documents tell the significance of the experience of Army officers' wives on the Great Plains.

Cornhusker Marching Band History

Since its formation in 1879, through multiple names and uniforms and purposes, the marching band's history has been intertwined with a larger community.

Birds of Nebraska

Birds of Nebraska is an archive of history for birdlife in the state, with access to a great variety of newspaper articles and other sources from 1854 to 1923.

Broken Bow Land Office Homestead Records

This project seeks to preserve and provide wider access to the information stored in microfilm from the Broken Bow Land Office.

Cartas a la Familia

Cartas a la Familia / The Family Letters preserves, digitizes, and analyzes the correspondence of a Mexican American family that migrated from Zacatecas, Mexico.

Digging In

A prototype web site for research on Nebraska's immigrant trails, Digging In features the site report from the 2005 UNL dig at the Beaver Creek Trail Crossing Site.

Elia Peattie

Elia Peattie: An Uncommon Writer, An Uncommon Woman is a digital archive based on the life and writings of Elia Peattie, an early Nebraska journalist, novelist, and playwright.

The Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project

This project is a space for telling the stories of the American Indian children who attended Genoa, their communities, and their descendants.

Gilded Age Plains City

Gilded Age Plains City is a walk through the complex political, social, and cultural terrain of Lincoln, Nebraska.

The Great Plains During World War II

The Great Plains During World War II explores civilian and military life in the Great Plains from September 1939 to August 1945.

The History Harvest

The History Harvest is an open, digital archive of historical artifacts gathered from communities across the United States.

Loren Eiseley's Nebraska

Loren Eiseley's Nebraska focuses on Loren Eiseley (1907-1977), a writer and anthropologist who spent his formative years in Nebraska.

Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

This website makes available the text of the celebrated Nebraska edition of the Lewis and Clark journals, edited by Gary E. Moulton.

Nebraska Authors

Nebraska Authors celebrates individual writers and the community of Nebraska authors; it is a tribute to the creative continuation of Nebraska's wonderful literary tradition.

Nebraska Newspapers

Nebraska Newspapers expands upon work in Chronicling America by presenting other historically significant newspapers from Nebraska.

Nebraska Public Documents

Nebraska Public Documents provides free public access to digitized historic annual reports of state agencies in Nebraska

Nebraskaland Magazine Digital Archive

Nebraskaland Magazine Digital Archive allows you to browse the pages of Nebraska’s favorite hunting, fishing, and conservation magazine from the beginning.

Omaha Indian Heritage

In an effort to make Omaha artifacts and photographic images more available, this project is creating an online catalogue of tribal resources drawn from international sources.

Omaha & Ponca Digital Dictionary

Omaha & Ponca Digital Dictionary is an important step toward preserving the endangered languages of the Omaha and Ponca tribes.

Omaha Language Learning

Omaha Language Learning website provides access to Omaha language materials, both old and new. It promotes the Omaha language, culture, and community.

Poetry from the Plains

Poetry from the Plains features poetry that explores topics central to Nebraskans and other residents of the Great Plains.

Plains Humanities Alliance

Plains Humanities Alliance is dedicated to preserving and promoting the cultural heritage of the Great Plains region.

Quills & Feathers

Quills & Feathers project is a documentation of the literary relationship between Great Plains humans and birds.

Railroads and the Making of Modern America

Railroads and the Making of Modern America explores the dynamic social change that came between 1850 and 1900 with the growth of railroads.


Trans-Mississippi & International Exposition Digital Archive captures the ambitions, controversies, criticisms, cultural attitudes, and technologies of the 1890s.

The Willa Cather Archive

The Willa Cather Archive is an ambitious endeavor to create a rich, useful, and widely accessible site for the study of Willa Cather's life and writings.

The William F. Cody Archive

The William F. Cody Archive provides an invaluable record of the late nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century American national development.