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VIC109 Innovators and their Ideas

Reference sources on inventions and innovations

Great overview information, dates, details, related innovations, contributing factors and names of significant contributors to various inventions and/or categories of innovation (steam, electricity, transportation).

Oxford Reference

A multidisciplinary online collection of subject-specific encyclopedias, subject-specific dictionaries and companions.
Good for looking up the name of a historically significant person, a historic event or a theory or phenomenon.