Four coordinated attacks commonly known as 9/11 were launched by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda upon the United States in New York City and Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001. The attacks killed almost 3,000 people and caused at least $10 billion in property and infrastructure damage. Below are some of the Sno-Isle Libraries resources related to the attacks and, below that, web links to more information.
Selected Materials and Resources
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Full text reference eBooks on the arts, business, environment, history, law, medicine, multicultural studies, nation and the world, religion, science and social science.
New York Times - 1980 to Current
National and international news, coverage of important speeches & documents, Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts from the US newspaper of record.
U.S. History in Context
Full text documents, reference articles, and journals covering United States history from pre-colonial times to the present. Content is aligned with WA State Curriculum standards for middle and high school, check ‘Curriculum Standards' within resource for further details.