Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Talbott- Industrial Revolution: Academic Databases

Britannica School

A great place to start to find general information on your topic.

Britannica School Encyclopedia

Click on the check in the article tool bar to find the MLA citation. 

World History in Context

World History in Context

World History in Context moves chronologically over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe, to ensure that the events, movements and individuals that defined, informed and shaped world history are covered.

Biography in Context

Biography in Context 

You can also try searching the inventor in the biography database to find information on the invention.