Digital Collections

Image: UNM-Taos Library

Over 170 Million + Digital Items in Libraries, Archives and Museums
New Mexico Digital Colletions   Digital Public Library of America   

  • New Mexico Digital Collections is a central search portal for digital collections about New Mexico. A service of the University of New Mexico Libraries, we provide access to digitized photographs, manuscripts, posters, oral histories, videos, maps, and books from libraries, museums, and cultural centers across the state.
  • The Digital Public Library of America is essentially a Google-like search portal tying together digitized records from around the country, including that old image of the first president and those century-old serials that sold for a cent. Millions of documents, photos, and audio files to peruse, plus several online exhibits.

Library of Congress Digital Image Catalog  Image: World Digital Library

  • The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections.
  • The World Digital Library (WDL) is a project of the U.S. Library of Congress, carried out with the support of the United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (UNESCO), and in cooperation with libraries, archives, museums, educational institutions, and international organizations from around the world.