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New York City (NYC) Research Guide

Guide to researching New York City buildings, neighborhoods, history, and data.


These websites are recommended for finding images of NYC buildings, people, events and more!

Of course, you can also search the library catalog or browse our stacks.  Subject headings such as those containing the keywords New York Pictorial and Street Photography -- New York (State) -- New York can help you locate books. To browse, visit the call numbers TR 25, and TR 659 at the University Center library, 63 Fifth Avenue, 6th Floor (books are located on the 7th floor in the photography section).

Radio, Film, and Television

Explore our library catalog for documentary and theatrical films that have New York as a subject heading. Also, public radio and TV are excellent places to find stories of interest.