Look at the following resources to help you in your project.

Articles

Grolier

A collection of online encyclopedias.  A great place to start.

Infotrac: Student Edition

This is more of a general search engine, but might bring some results if you can’t find anything above.

Biography Resource Center

A good place to go if you’re looking for information on a specific person.

Websites

Best of History

This website has a little of everything.  Use the tabs on the left side to navigate to your era.