Resource Guides

The following guides identify some of the sources in Archives & Special Collections relating to specific subjects or topics. They are intended to help you begin research in these areas, but do not list all of the sources in the collections that might be useful. Further information about How To Search the Collections is available. Please don’t hesitate to Ask an Archivist for more focused or more in-depth assistance.



Emily Dickinson at Mount Holyoke


Native Americans of North America


Slavery and Abolition


Wars and Warfare


Women's Suffrage