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.

  • visit the bike routes portal

    In 1897 and 1898 the Philadelphia Inquirer published a series of bicycle routes, in a column called Trips Awheel. Each route had a map and a narrative describing the trip. Most of the routes fanned out from Philadelphia to the surrounding area, and about a third went into New Jersey. 

  • Visit the Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities Art Catalogs collection

    Exhibition catalogs published by the Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities emphasizing the diversity of artists presented from 2009 to the present. The catalogs feature essays by women scholars and curators and artwork from famous feminist artists.

  • Visit the Center for Women’s Global Leadership Poster Collection

    The Center for Women's Global Leadership Poster Collection provides digitized access to nearly 300 posters published by women's rights organizations worldwide and housed at CWGL. The posters chronicle 20 years of transnational women's activism and advocacy.

  • visit the China Boom Project - A Video Archive portal

    "Why did China Boom?" is a valuable resource on China for educators and researchers in a wide range of academic fields, such as business, economics, sociology, and history. The archive consists of video interviews conducted for the Center of U.S.-China Relations, Asia Society.

  • visit eBethArke: The Syriac Digital Library

    The eBethArké digital library, a collaboration of Beth Mardutho and the Rutgers University Libraries, provides digital resources for people to pursue the study of the Syriac legacy globally, with an aim to serve researchers of Syriac literature.

  • Visit GGREAT: Experiential Learning and Engagement

    GGREAT models experiential learning and engagement by providing Rutgers University undergraduates the opportunity to develop passions for tackling serious issues worldwide. The papers are based on scholarly research on a real problem and potential solutions. 

  • Visit the Inclusion and Diversity Portal

    The Inclusion and Diversity Research Portal pulls together the published work of Rutgers faculty working on diversity and inclusion research across the disciplines.

  • Visit Karen Guancione, Book Arts, Installations & Assemblages

    A collection of media documenting artists’ books, installations, and ensembles by Karen Guancione, a New Jersey artist, educator, curator, and longtime Artistic Director of The New Jersey Book Arts Symposium.

  • 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.

  • Visit the McNair Research Institute Poster Collection

    This poster collection features the McNair program's student's first body of scholarly work, and showcases undergraduate research. It also provides a snapshot of the Libraries' commitment to increasing the number of first-gereration and underrepresented students in the academy.

  • 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 Jersey.

  • 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 Newark Celebration 350 portal

    The Newark Celebration 350 Digital Archive offers electronic documents from the year-long 350th anniversary celebration of the founding of the city of Newark. The collection includes social media, photos, fliers, posters, interviews, film and more.

  • visit the RBHS 2018 Scholarly Publishing Symposium  portal

    This collection contains recordings of the RBHS Scholarly Publishing Symposium, filmed March 14 in Newark. Topics included advice on preparing and submitting manuscripts, navigating the peer-review process, finding the right journals and avoiding predatory publishers.

  • Visit the Robert Moevs Archive

    Streaming audio of reel-to-reel and cassette tape recordings featuring compositions by Robert Moevs (1920-2007). Clips are openly available to the public. Streaming of the full audio is available at the Douglass Library at Rutgers, New Brunswick.

  • Visit the Roman Coins of the Late Imperial Period collection

    The digital collection Roman Coins of the Late Imperial Period represents a selection, from Special Collections and University Archives, of twenty-two coins from a larger collection of 1,600 assorted numismatic objects minted in the late centuries of the Roman Empire.

  • 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.

  • visit the Rutgers-Camden Graduate Research and Creative Works Symposium Poster Archive

    This collection features posters presented at the Graduate Research and Creative Works Symposium at Rutgers University-Camden. Held during Research Week, the event recognizes original research produced by students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

  • Visit the Badian Collection: Coins of the Roman Republic collection

    Created by Professor Ernst Badian (d. 2011) and donated to Rutgers, this collection of more than 1200 coins documents the emergence of coinage and a money economy in Rome and development through the late Republic (280 to 31 B.C.E.).

  • 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. 

  • visit the The Stedman Gallery Collection

    This collection features art from the Stedman Gallery, located in the Fine Arts Center at Rutgers University-Camden. The Stedman Gallery serves Rutgers students and the surrounding community through exhibitions and arts education programing.

  • 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.