Researching Durham History in Other Libraries

These other libraries and collections have materials with a connection to Durham history.

North Carolina Central University Libraries
NCCU’s James E. Shepard Memorial Library’s Durham-related collections include:

Duke University Libraries
Duke’s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library’s Durham-related collections include:

Duke University Medical Center Archives
Separate from the university library system, the Medical Center Archives house the legal, administrative and historical records of Duke Medical Center and Health System, as well as personal manuscripts, departmental records, photographs, and other materials related to the center.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, UNC-Chapel Hill

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
The NDLDT promotes the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations from all fields.

Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Divisions
The Library of Congress owns hundreds of photos of Durham and Durham County.

North Carolina Office of Archives and History, Raleigh

National Archives and Records Administration