5 Digital Resources to Check Out While You're Snowed In

The temperatures and dropping outside and before you know it cabin fever will begin to set in. Fight off the boredom of being stuck inside with these five great digital resources we have to offer:
 
1. The Our State Magazine Digital Collection, where you can explore issues of one of North Carolina’s premiere publications dating back to 1933 any time for free.
 
Our State Digital Collection
 
2. Our This Day in North Carolina History Project, which tells some of most interesting (and bizarre) tales from our state’s past, including the story of North Carolina’s “Year Without a Summer” in 1816.
 
This Day in N.C. History
 
3. The State Archives Flickr site, where you can find nearly 7,000 images of everything from Civil War battles to snake handlers in Durham and beyond, including some great historical shots of snow.
 
State Archives Flickr
 
4. NCpedia, an online encyclopedia about all things North Carolina.
 
NCpedia
 
5. The State Library’s ExploreNC topic guides, which provide a centralized list of resources on a number of different topics including weather.
 
ExploreNC
 
Enjoy the weather, and stay warm!

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