If you need information for a school project or are interested in Explorers, this is a great place to start! We have listed the following websites for your convenience.

  • American Journeys

    A great digital library that contains eyewitness accounts of North American exploration.

  • Age of Exploration

    Contains an explanation about the Age of Exploration and includes biographic information about some of the most famous explorers as well as general information about different time periods.

  • Explorers A-Z

    Contains a list of links to some of the most well-known explorers. Compiled by the Multnomah County Library.

  • Kid Info-Explorers

    An excellent list of links to tons of sites containing information about explorers, famous expeditions and early navigation methods.


Keep in mind that the Ocean County Library has a wonderful collection of books and materials on this subject as well. Visit one of our libraries or access our online catalog to view our collection. If you need further help contact your local librarian.