Subscription databases

Subscription databases are available to on-site Hagley researchers and database subscribers.

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection (1693 to 1877)

American Consumer Culture

Broadcasting America

China, America and the Pacific: Trade & Cultural Exchange

Food and Drink in History

The Gilded Age and Progressive Era

International Directory of Company Histories 

Trade Catalogues and the American Home

World's Fairs: A Global History of Expositions

Please note: Hagley holds millions of books, primary documents, visual materials, artifacts, and collection guides but only a small fraction has been digitized. The best way to use our collection is to visit us in Wilmington, Delaware. If you have any questions, please contact us at