Holocaust Memorial Day - 27th January 2010
This year the theme is The Legacy of Hope
Timeline of Resistance
Examples of how people stood up to the Nazis across Europe.
Interactive Map of Auschwitz
Find out more about Auschwitz, the concentration camp where more than a million men, women and children, most of them Jews, were murdered by the Nazis during the course of World War Two.
British Library – Voices of the Holocaust
Scroll down and click on Student Information Cards, including 'Rescue and Help'
BBC History: Genocide under the Nazis
Follow link to Timeline, non-flash version and look for key events in each year.
BBC Religion and Ethics
Learn about Children and the Holocaust, and hear the thoughts of the Chief Rabbi
U.S. Holocaust Museum
Go to ‘Introduction to the Holocaust’, then Contents. Look for The Third Reich, Forced Labour, Ghettos. There is also the excellent Propaganda exhibition, and examples of resistance: Bielski brothers; Jewish Resistance; Armed Jewish Resistance; Escape from the Mir Ghetto
The History Place
Information on the Nuremberg Laws, Kristallnacht and other anti-semitic measures, euthanasia and the ghettos.
Under Explore and Discover select ‘The Holocaust Resource Centre’ Choose relevant sections from the list on the left under Gates of Knowledge.