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TN Resources

About Tennessee

Tennessee State Symbols, State Holidays, State Songs, Flag Status

Documenting the American South

A digital initiative providing access to texts, images, and audio related to southern history, lit, and culture.

Education Outreach at TSLA

Primary sources by historical eras tagged by subject and the social studies content standards.


Voter registration, election results, honor vote, GoVoteTN app, polling locations, sample ballots, elected officials.


A web portal designed to provide TN with a broad range of legal and social services resources in a one-stop venue.

Humanities Tennessee Video Catalog

A Lending Library of documentaries dealing with topics on Southern history and culture. FREE to TN noprofits

TN County Profile Tool

explore county data - economic, education, employment, industry

TN Department of Health

TN statistics, vital records, licensing info, health facilities, family heath, and reports.

TN Encyclopedia of History and Culture

Project of the TN Historical Society and the University of TN Press of 1978 print version plus updates and media.

Tennessean 2002-Present (ProQuest)

The Tennessean 2002 - Present

The Tennessean - Historical

The Nashville Tennessean (Historical) - 1812-2002

Tennessee Blue Book

Contains information on the makeup of Tennessee state government, state history, national and state constitutions, most recent election results, and census data.

Tennessee Blue Book Student Edition

Student Edition is written for students in upper elementary and middle school who are studying the history of our great state.

Tennessee General Assembly -- How a bill becomes law

TN General Assembly - How a bill becomes a law

Tennessee Geography and Quick Facts

TN Geography & Quick Facts; explore cities and counties

Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 or find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present including 126 newspapers from Tennessee

Tennessee History for Kids

TN History, Civics, Geography. Booklets for sale for use in schools.

Tennessee Landmark Documents

The most important records from our past- from King George's Proclamation of 1763 to the first Constitutions

Tennessee Records in Ancestry.Com

In partnership with, TSLA is providing access to several collections of TN records.

Tennessee State Library & Archives - Online Exhibits

Online Exhibits at TN State Library and Archives

Tennessee Virtual Archives

A program of the State Library and Archives to create a digital repository of Tennessee history and culture.

Volunteer Voices

Digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, etc.) that document TN history and culture.