More search options are available for a small group of graphic collections.In addition to our online resources, there are many research tools available in the library's reading room.A large and growing percentage of catalog records for manuscripts may be accessed through NYU's Bob Cat system.

Photographic reproductions of most materials may be ordered through the Department of Rights and Reproductions.

For more information about this service, please ask at the Library's main reference desk or call (212) 485-9282.

Search the card and online catalogs under United States-History-Revolution-Registers, lists, etc. Please see also A Guide to Military History Guides.

Manuscripts, Newspapers, Broadsides, Maps & Periodicals Manuscripts The Manuscript Department's holdings generated by, and relating to, the American Revolution are extensive, both in breadth and depth.

Before visiting the library to conduct research, all researchers must register and create an account using our online collections request system.

For a detailed guide to the registration and request process, please click here.

On-site users can access digitized primary source documents from the New-York Historical Society in Gateway to North America: The People Places, & Organizations of 19th Century New York and digitized Revolutionary War Orderly Books.

The library's menu collection and collection of September 11, 2001 ephemera can be searched using on-site databases. Klingenstein Library are especially strong for the Colonial and Revolutionary War periods.

See the Using the Catalogs section of this guide for more information on Bob Cat.