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Presidential Family Correspondence: Manuscript Collections and Resources at the Library of Congress


There are many free and subscription databases linked through the Library of Congress that provide digital access to Presidential papers and related resources. The below list is not exhaustive, and additional databases can be found under the Library's "E-Resources Online Catalog." This page allows for searching or browsing by topic for databases.

Open Access

The following resources provide additional content on president's personal and family lives. Open access databases are available free of charge and can be accessed off site.


The subscription resources marked with a padlock are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress. If you are unable to visit the Library, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.