Gateways


The following pages can serve as helpful "gateways," or points of entry, to help you start identifying and accessing New York City history resources available on the Web. They include links to Web sites relevant to New York City and its history that information professionals have assessed and identified as useful.

  • Best of the Web: New York City: History (New York Public Library)
    Use these pages to explore online collections assembled by The New York Public Library such as the NYPL Digital Gallery (which includes many rare and unique historical images of New York City), as well as many relevant resources on the Web that are recommended by  librarians of the NYPL. These pages will also enable you to learn about resources, services, and collections available at the NYPL itself.
  • New York Historical Society: Library: Research Guides and Links
    Includes introductory guides to some of the collections of the New York Historical Society, as well as a section of "Recommended Websites" selected by NYHS librarians as useful for further research on New York City and its history.