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New York - Researching: The Bronx

Provides an overview of resources for researching New York City and the State of New York.

Researching The Bronx

This page holds a selection of resources that are specific to The Bronx.

For more in depth assistance with researching the Bronx, contact Tierney Gleason at

Selection of Books on The Bronx

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Bronx Data

Redlining in The Bronx

Image credit: Snippet of 1938 Home Owners' Loan Corporation Map of The Bronx via Mapping Inequality: Redlining New Deal America

Selection of Books on Bronx History

Environment & Archaeology

Bronx County Historical Society Resources

At Fordham Libraries:

On the Bronx County Historical Society website:

Oral History Resources


Reference & Instruction Department

Reference & Instruction Department
Fordham University Libraries

Walsh Library  ♦  Rose Hill Campus  ♦  718-817-3586   
Quinn Library  ♦  Lincoln Center Campus  ♦  212-636-6050   
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