The New York Academy of Medicine Library offers a number of online resources, including databases, digitized collections, and our Grey Literature Report. Librarians have also assembled resources from across the Web of particular interest to historical, public health, and consumer health researchers.

Using the Collections

Digital Collections and Exhibits

Digitized materials and exhibits from the Library's rare book room and historical collections.

Archives and Manuscripts

Search or browse the records and finding aids for the Library's archival and manuscript collections.


A mix of free and subscription resources for in-depth research and article searches.

Recommended Resources 

Librarian-recommended websites that can be used to start your historical, public health, and consumer health research.

Data Sets

Data sets recommended by Academy librarians that can be used in your public health and related research.

Tips and Tutorials

Tips and tutorials for databases, citation management, and other online resources

Grey Literature Report

Fill the gaps in your research with research reports in public health produced by non-commercial publishers.