High Desert Middle School: Ms. Waritz’s Project on the Renaissance
Library Online Resources
In the “Online Resources” section of the Deschutes Public Library website (www.deschuteslibrary.org/onlineresources
check out the databases in the Homework category! Use your library card (including
Library Linx cards) to log in, or use them at a public library. Do a keyword search
or browse the categories in these databases for magazine and journal articles covering
Biography Online: Famous People of the Renaissance
Renaissance: What inspired this age of balance and order?
Art, technology, and more.
Discusses arts and innovations from the Renaissance.
Basic biographies on musicians, sculptors, explorers, scientists, architects, politicians,
scholars, patrons, artists, and the general Renaissance man and woman.
16th Century Renaissance English Literature
The Elizabethan Era
Arms and Armor in Renaissance Europe
Information and pictures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
A Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Instruments
For the budding Renaissance musician, information on all sorts of Medieval and Renaissance
Renaissance Art and Architecture
The European Renaissance
A series of essays on various aspects of Renaissance life
Leonardo, from the BBC
Michelangelo, from the BBC