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New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) Now Accepting Nominations for Awards and Recognition

The New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) is pleased to announce that it’s now accepting nominations for the Richard J. Hughes Award, Alfred E. Driscoll Dissertation Prize, and Award of Recognition. Richard J. Hughes Award: Given every year, the Richard J. Hughes Award recognizes outstanding lifetime achievement in the field of New Jersey history. It is given […]

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The Winter 2018 Edition of New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal Now Available

An Ongoing History Publication, NJ Studies is Hosted by Rutgers University Libraries The New Jersey Historical Commission and Rutgers University Libraries, in partnership with Monmouth University, launched a new journal in June 2015 to publish the most recent scholarship and educational materials about New Jersey’s history and other subjects. New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (New […]

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Don’t Miss the 38th Annual Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Series – The Space Between the Notes: The Social Life of Music in Black History on Feb. 17th

The 38th entry in the Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Series weaves together the academic and the artistic to explore the social roles of music in black history. Speakers and performers will delve into the history and current state of music in the black diaspora from a variety of angles. At a time when artistic production […]

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Don’t Miss “New Jersey and The Great War” – Nov. 3-4 at Rowan College at Burlington County & Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

Join us as we commemorate the United States’ World War I Centennial by exploring New Jersey’s contributions to the war effort and the international conflict’s impact on the state! The New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) is excited to announce its 2017 Annual New Jersey History Conference, “New Jersey and The Great War,” to be held […]

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Summer 2017 Edition of New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal Now Available!

An Ongoing History Publication, NJ Studies is Hosted by Rutgers University Libraries The New Jersey Historical Commission and Rutgers University Libraries, in partnership with Monmouth University, launched a new journal in June 2015 to publish the most recent scholarship and educational materials about New Jersey’s history and other subjects. New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (New […]

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Are You Prepared? Don’t Miss These Statewide Disaster Planning and Recovery Workshops

The New Jersey State Library (NJSL), an affiliate of Thomas Edison State University, and the New Jersey Cultural Alliance for Response (NJCAR), will present a series of disaster preparedness training for libraries and humanities-collecting institutions. Each two-session workshop will take place in three locations in the state. The workshops will focus on risk assessment, disaster […]

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