Subject Guides

Each of the subject guides below provides an overview of the Hagley Library's collections around a specific topic. Please keep in mind that Hagley is constantly receiving new research collections, and it is always a good idea to speak with our staff about your interests. Click here to submit your questions online via our Ask Hagley form. You can also begin your research online by going to the Search Our Collections page.

American Women's History


Business and the State

Consumer Culture


French History

Industrial Design

Railroad History

Seagram Company

World's Fairs