Angela McMillian, Digital Reference Specialist, Researcher & Reference Services
Created: April 1, 2022
Last Updated: May 12, 2022
Maine became a state on March 15, 1820 under the Missouri Compromise. It is the largest New England state. The state capital is Augusta.
This guide compiles links to digital materials related to Maine such as books, government documents, manuscripts, maps, motion pictures, photographs, sheet music, and sound recordings that are available throughout the Library of Congress website. In addition, it provides links to external websites focusing on Maine and a bibliography containing selected works for both general and younger readers.