Benjamin Franklin: Guide to Resources
Benjamin Franklin in the State Library's Collections
Teaching with Primary Resources Lesson Plans
These lessons and units connected
to the Common Core Standards for Science and Social Studies are focused on materials
by and about Benjamin Franklin from the State Library's collection. The items were digitized in commemoration of
his 300th birthday.
Electric Ben Franklin. 30 Dec. 2005.
An excellent introduction to the life and work of Benjamin Franklin.
Franklin. An Extraordinary Life. An Electric Mind. 30 Dec. 2005.
A companion website to the PBS documentary.
Franklin. A Documentary History. 30 Dec. 2005.
Well documented chronology of Franklin's life and achievements.
Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. 30 Dec. 2005.
The e-text of Franklin's autobiography.
Resources in the State Library
Benjamin Franklin Books in the State Library