It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
We are excited to share our new Library catalog and search tool! We hope that you will find it easy to search and explore our collections. If you need help, have questions, or want to share feedback, visit the Ask a Librarian page.
With approximately 300 collections composed of over 2.5 million images (and growing), scholars can examine wide-ranging material such as Native American art from the Smithsonian, treasures from the Louvre, and panoramic, 360-degree views of the Hagia Sophia in a single, easy-to-use resource.
Requires Flash Player 6 or higher. Pop-up blocking software must be disabled or set to allow pop-up windows from www.artstor.org and cookies must be enabled.
Photographs, 3D models, GIS data, site plans, aerial and satellite photography, images of rock art, excavation reports, manuscripts, traveler's accounts, historical and antiquarian maps, books, articles, and other scholarly research.
Pamphlets, newspapers and periodicals, correspondence, official records, reports and in-depth oral histories, revealing the prevalent challenges of racism, discrimination and integration, and African American culture and identity.
Papers of the Panton, Leslie & Co., a trading firm, an ethnographic collection for the study of the American Indians of the Southeast, including more than 8,000 legal, political, and diplomatic documents.
Primary source materials highlighting the historical experiences, cultural traditions and innovations, and political status of indigenous peoples in the United States and Canada. Includes monographs, manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals and photographs. Access is to Parts I and II.
Includes documents from the United States and Europe, as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm.
The largest, most comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and behavior – more than 750 hours and 1,000 films at completion. The collection covers every region of the world and features the work of many of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century, including interviews, previously unreleased raw footage, field notes, study guides, and more. Includes music and dance.
Audio field recordings and interviews, educational recordings, film footage, field notebooks, slides, correspondence and ephemera from over 60 fields of study. Produced in collaboration with the UCLA Ethnomusicology Archive.
Discography of world music recordings in the Vassar College Music Library.
Vassar-created listing of world music sound recordings in the Music Library. This list is important as many are cataloged in the Music Library card catalog only and there is no other online search tool for these.
Songs by and/or about African Americans, American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, cowboys, civil rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests, and more