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Constitution Day: Home

Library Information

Below are links to the Briarcliffe College Library Website, OPAC, email and hours.

Fun and Games provides information and fascinating facts about the Constitution, Founding Fathers, and the Supreme Court.  You can also find fun activities and quizzes to test your Constitutional knowledge.


These websites are not affiliated with CEC and the links should not be construed as an endorsement of the owner of the website or the content of the website.

Constitutional Resources


The Charters of Freedom from the National Archives presents transcripts of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights as well as high-resolution images of the documents. The page links to an article about the Constitution, a question-and-answer page, and a biographical index of the Founding Fathers.

Founding Fathers

Founding Fathers offers an e-text of the Federalist Papers, a collection of essays published in New York newspapers between 1787 and 1788 to help persuade the State's voters to ratify the proposed Constitution.


Cornell University's Law School Legal Information Institute offers an annoted Constitution.

Bill of Rights Institute

The Bill of Rights Institute provides PDFs of some of the most important primary documents of the Revolutionary period. Among the documents are the Federalist Papers, Rights of the Colonists by Samuel Adams, and Common Sense by Thomas Paine.

National Constitution Center

The National Constitution Center's Interactive Constitution allows you to explore each article of the Constitution and provides an explation of their meaning. There are also options to explore the Constitution by topic and by Supreme Court decisions.


The U.S. Constitution section of the History Channel's website has articles, videos, speeches, photo galleries, and interactives about the Constitution and provides links to other pages of people, themes, and events related to the Constitution.

Author Information

Originally created by:

Sutch, Karen - Academic Librarian

Currently maintained and updatedby:

Briarcliffe College Library Staff

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