Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Recommended Resources

Visit the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, including a catalog of their collection of historic documents on deposit at the New-York Historical Society.

Library of Congress (

  • The nation’s oldest federal cultural institution, the Library of Congress is home to millions of books, manuscripts, recordings, photographs, and maps.

New York Public Library (

  • Browse the New York Public Library’s online catalogue for materials ranging from monuments of human culture to those that document the lives of otherwise anonymous people.

American Library Association (

  • The American Library Association promotes and develops library and information services, offering resources for Collections Management, School Libraries and other areas.

Smithsonian Institution (

  • Explore the world’s largest museum and research complex, dedicated to preserving American heritage and discovering new knowledge.
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