Resource Fair: Discovering Archives and Databases

When: Wednesday, November 1, 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Price: Free
Photo by Lauraberth Lima

Are you a student looking for awesome archival resources for your upcoming research project? Or are you a teacher looking for fascinating primary resources for your classroom? Then join us for a resource fair featuring the Museum’s collection and the resources at 15 other New York City institutions! Meet archivists from MCNY who can introduce you to working with an archive, explore the Museum, and discover the wealth of resources the city has to offer.

And don’t forget! History Day deadlines are coming up, and this fair will provide you with more tools you need to kick-start your research process. Learn more about History Day.

Participating institutions include:

  • Brooklyn Historical Society
  • The Center for Jewish History
  • La Guardia and Wagner Archives at LaGuardia Community College/CUNY
  • The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
  • National Archives at New York City
  • New York University Libraries Special Collections
  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden


And more!

Free! Students and teachers welcome.

New York City History Day at the Museum of the City of New York is made possible by:
Susan and Roy Glaser and Kathleen Benson Haskins

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