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U.S. History

This guide focuses on resources for researching United States history from the colonial period to the present.

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Books on New York City History

Introduction

This Libguide is designed to assist researchers who are seeking articles, books, and websites on New York City history. Researchers can obtain a list of books on Gotham history by using the CUNY+ catalog.  

Researchers who wish to acquire and examine scholarly articles on either United States history and/or New York City history can systematically search the following databases: