A place for New Jersey and culture, from the collections of our cultural heritage institutions.

  • Portrait of William Still. Engraved by John Sartain of Pennsylvania
  • Lambert Castle in Paterson New Jersey. Top tower and roof with crennelations image circa 1983
  • Women of Temple Sholom hanging posters for a Benny Goodman concert in November 1975 at the Plainfield High School Auditorium.
  • Colored postcard of the D&R Canal in New Brunswick with a postmark date of October 1, 1907
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Electronic New Jersey

This portal provides students and teachers with access to content, instructional activities and assessments using source materials drawn primarily from Rutgers University Libraries Special Collections and University Archives, along with other New Jersey repositories.

Digital Exhibits

This exhibit focuses on the period of Chinese Exclusion that lasted from 1882-1943. It explores the questions: what represents a fair and just approach to immigration?

Digital Exhibits

This exhibit explores Seabrook Farms' layered histories, focusing on the relationship between captive labor and capitalism that defined the company's employment practices.

NJ Maps Portal

Digital maps of New Jersey including historical maps from Rutgers University Libraries Special Collections and University Archives.

NJ Environmental Digital Library
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An open repository of digital information on the New Jersey environment drawn from state governmental organizations, research centers, and academic institutions.

New Jersey Studies E-journal
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Peer reviewed journal of original scholarship on all aspects of New Jersey history..