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Tennessee Online Resources

About TN

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

Ancestry (TN Records)

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

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 TN Video Catalog

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

Online Exhibits at TSLA

Online Exhibits at TN State Library and Archives

TN Blue Book

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

TN 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.

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.

TN General Assembly     bill becomes a law

TN General Assembly - How a bill becomes a law

TN Geography & Quick Facts

TN Geography & Quick Facts

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

TN History for Kids

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

TN Landmark Documents

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

TN State Senate student activity book

TN 106th General Assembly Student Activity Book

TN Virtual Archive

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

The Tennessean


The Tennessean - Historical

The Nashville Tennessean 1812-2002

Volunteer Voices

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