Ken Drexler, Digital Reference Specialist, Researcher & Reference Services
Angela McMillian, Digital Reference Specialist, Researcher & Reference Services
Created: January 4, 2021
Last Updated: September 15, 2023
Maryland nicknamed the "Free State" was admitted to the Union as the seventh state on April 28, 1788. The state capital is Annapolis and the largest city is Baltimore. In 1791, Maryland donated land for the nation's capital, Washington, D.C.
This guide compiles links to digital materials related to Maryland 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 Maryland and a bibliography containing selected works for both general and younger readers.