The Diversity Project is a fun, interesting way to learn about all the different types of Americans there are. The links below are organized by subject to make it easy to find resources about the group you are researching.

General websites

Immigration at Ellis IslandU.S. Immigration Explorer Map
Interviews with Today’s ImmigrantsU.S. Immigration History Timeline


African Americans

African American HistoryMartin Luther King, Jr.
Famous African AmericansIn Motion: The African American Migration Experience

Arab Americans

Arab American HistoryCaught in the Crossfire: Arab Americans
Arab American Population and StatisticsWhat is an Arab?

Chinese Americans

A Chinese American ExperienceChinese American Population and Statistics
Chinese American HistoryNew York’s Chinatown

Cuban Americans

Cuban AmericansCuban American Population and Statistics
Cuban American HistoryWaves of Cuban Immigrants

German Americans

German American HistoryGerman American Timeline

Greek Americans

The Greek AmericansGreek American Experiences Between Two Cultures
Greeks in America 

Irish Americans

Irish AmericansIrish American Population and Statistics
Irish American Immigration 

Italian Americans

Italian American HistoryItalian American Immigration

Japanese Americans

Japanese American HistoryJapanese American Population and Statistics
Japanese American ImmigrationA More Perfect Union: Japanese Americans and the U.S. Constitution

Jewish Americans

From Haven to Home: 350 Years of Jewish Life in AmericaJewish American History Timline
Jewish American HistoryJewish American Population and Statistics

Korean Americans

Arirang: The Korean American ExperienceKorean American History Timeline
Korean American History and ImmigrationKorean American Population and Statistics

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (“LGBT”) Americans

LGBT Americans HistoryLGBT Americans Population and Statistics
LGBT Americans History (2)Out of the Past: 400 Years of Lesbian and Gay History in America

Mexican Americans

Mexican AmericansMexican American Immigration
Mexican Immigrant Labor HistoryMexican American Population and Statistics

Native Americans

Native American HistoryNative Americans of the Southwest
Native Americans of the Pacific NorthwestNative Americans of the Spokane region

Polish Americans

Polish American HistoryPolish American Immigration

Puerto Rican Americans

Puerto Rican American HistoryPuerto Rican American Population and Statistics
Puerto Rican American ImmigrationPuerto Rico Timeline

Scandinavian Americans

Scandinavian American HistoryScandinavian American Immigration

South Asian (Indian) Americans (India and the Indian Subcontinent)

Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the NationIndian American Population and Statistics
Indian American HistoryIndian Immigrants in the United States

Vietnamese Americans

Living in Two CulturesVietnamese American Immigration
Vietnamese American HistoryVietnamese American Population and Statistics