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All CCNY Libraries are open to fully vaccinated patrons. Reservations are no longer required.
Most library resources and services will still be available online.
The Economist Historical Archive offers an invaluable perspective on the great events of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Editorials, news, commentary and letters that afford insight into British, European, American, and world affairs
'The Making of the Modern World: Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature 1450-1915' provides digital facsimile images on every page of 62,400 titles of literature on the history of economics and business published from 1450 through 1915.
The Digital Archive contains declassified documents from various nations pertaining to international relations and diplomacy. It supports three Wilson Center projects on the Cold War, Korea, and Nuclear Proliferation.
"This database provides access to digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, artifacts, etc.) that document the history of women in the United States. These diverse collections range from Ancestral Pueblo pottery to interviews with women engineers from the 1970s." - From the database homepage
'Organized around more than 2,300 documents, more than 800 images and almost 800 links to other websites, the Women and Social Movements website offers new ways for students, teachers and scholars to study American History.' --- access limited to the CCNY Community
"Women Working, 1800–1930 is a digital exploration of women's impact on the economic life of the United States between 1800 and the Great Depression. Working conditions, workplace regulations, home life, costs of living, commerce, recreation, health and hygiene, and social issues are among the issues documented in this online research collection from Harvard University."
This archive contains almost 100,000 original manuscript items (correspondence, journals and reports) that document the internment of Japanese Americans during WWII. Visitors may search and browse texts and use GIS tagging, interactive maps, and a timeline.