Rutgers University Libraries Digital Collections: Home

  • rutgers reflects collection cover

    Rutgers Reflects documents the creative growth that can emerge from tragedy, bringing together the scholarship produced at Rutgers that relates to the events of September 11, 2001, and to the effects that day have had on our teaching, learning, and living.

  • historic map of new brunswick downtown

    This portal provides a single point of access to multiple digital map collections residing within Rutgers University Libraries’ Special Collections and University Archives, the New Jersey Environmental Digital Library, and the New Jersey Digital Highway.

  • Birds-eye view of Jersey City, New York ferries, and Pennsylvania Railroad Station

    NJDH is an immersive, user-centered information portal documenting the holdings of cultural heritage institutions throughout the state of New Jerse

  • view of cape may beach from the air

    NJEDL is an open repository of digital research and educational materials related to New Jersey's environment. The resources are derived from the state's government agencies, non-profit and non-governmental organizations, research institutes, and academic departments.

  • visit the Rutgers in the First World War portal

    The records of the Rutgers College War Service Bureau were created and maintained by Earl Reed Silvers, director of the bureau from its establishment in September 1917 until its end in June 1919.

  • institute for jazz studies collection cover graphic

    The IJS Research Portal provides digital access to selected IJS collections, including images, sound recordings, and oral histories.

  • group of african-american men and women in academic regalia

    A collection of oral history interviews conducted with African-American residents of Newark who came to the city during the Great Migration, as well as those whose local roots stretch back generations. 

  • covers of the scarlet letter from 1989, 1991, 1995

    This collection houses digitized versions of many Rutgers yearbooks (The Scarlet Letter, Mneme, Quair, and others) since 1871. Browse by college or year, or search within the text. 

  • video mosaic collection cover

    Over 100 hours of observational videos of students learning mathematical concepts based on particular teaching principles. Many dissertations, articles, and books have resulted from research using this collection.

  • visit the Women, Education and Leadership at Rutgers portal

    The Women, Education and Leadership at Rutgers Portal is a collection of interviews, videos and digital projects that document the history of women, education and leadership, as well as the complex institutionalization of women’s and gender studies at Rutgers University.