Bibliographies & Sources

Aids for finding references and resources for studying New Netherland and the Dutch

New Netherland Bibliography

Primary and secondary sources related to the Dutch colony and its legacy


New Netherland Research Center

The New Netherland Research Center at the New York State Library

Essays & Talks

A collection by scholars associated with the New Netherland Project and the New Netherland Research Center

Archaeology of Fort Orange and Beverwijck

Uncovering two phases of colonial development

From Gothic Window to Kloosterkozijn

Understanding material culture of New Netherland

Privatizing Colonization

The Patroonship of Rennselaerswijck

About the New Netherland Institute

For over three decades, NNI has helped cast light on America's Dutch roots. In 2010, it partnered with the New York State Office of Cultural Education to establish the New Netherland Research Center, with matching funds from the State of the Netherlands. NNI is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. More

The New Netherland Research Center

Housed in the New York State Library, the NNRC offers students, educators, scholars and researchers a vast collection of early documents and reference works on America's Dutch era. More


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