Columbus and Other Great Explorers
Provides a short history of the man and the holiday which bears his name. Also includes information on other famous journeys and explorations. From Infoplease.com

Extracts from Columbus's Journal
Selected passages from the journal of Columbus's voyage of 1492. From the Medieval Sourcebook.

Christopher Columbus
National Maritime Museum fact file answers common questions about Columbus's life.

European Explorers: Christopher
A list of links to web pages related to Christopher Columbus. Designed for fifth and sixth grade students.

Christopher Columbus
Brief biography of Christopher Columbus.

Christopher Columbus
Includes short biography and list of major accomplishments.

Columbus and the Age of Discovery
A searchable collection of many scholarly articles on Columbus and the encounter of two worlds.