Digital AAS

Complete list of digital resources

Digital Resources, A-Z

A complete list of the Society's subscription and open-access resources.
Access to all of the to the digital collections, databases, and indexes listed is available from the reading room. Remote access for select resources is noted. For images from AAS collections, please consult Obtaining Digital Images - A step-by-step guide

Resources available remotely

Open-Access Digital Collections

Open-Access digital collections depict and describe distinct collections at AAS. Information and illustrations are provided at the item-level. Reclaiming Heritage: Digitizing Early Nipmuc Histories from Colonial Documents and the Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project are examples of the digital collections.

Resources available only at AAS or by Subscription

Digital Collections at AAS/By Subscription

Digital collections at AAS/by subscription are freely available to access in the AAS reading room. AAS, in partnership with Readex, Gale, and Adam Matthew, has made a wide variety of its collection available digitally at AAS and by subscription.

Videos made for instruction

Educational Videos

Educational videos for individual and classroom use.

Resources for students and teachers

K-12 Digital Resources

K-12 Digital Resources contain a variety materials, including lesson plans and primary sources, useful for K-12 education.

Online Exhibitions

Online Exhibitions

Online exhibitions use AAS collections to explore specific topics.



AAS publications digitally available include Almanac: twice annual newsletter, Annual Reports (2008-present), Common-place, Past is Present: AAS blog, and the Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society (1880-2008).

Social Media

Social Media

View the latest social media posts on Facebook, Past is Present Blog, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube

DH with contributions from AAS

Digital Humanities Projects

Digital Humanities Projects using AAS Materials

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