The materials on this page link to selected resources about coins and their history in the Library's collection, on the internet, and in articles.
The following print resources link to fuller bibliographic information about each item in the Library of Congress Online Catalog. In some cases, full-text electronic versions are available. Search the catalog for additional resources.
The Special Programs page on the U.S. Mint web site provides information on special programs and current and previously released commemorative coins authorized by Congress to honor American people, places, events, and institutions. Among the many topics covered on these pages are the following: