TCSPP-049-006-p0101 (crop): Map Showing Range of Cuban Missiles, c. October 1962

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Search or browse the Library's archival holdings, with links to collection descriptions, finding aids (guides to collections), and digitized collection content, where available.

JFKWHP-ST-C310-5-63 (crop): President Kennedy Views Whiskeytown Dam, 28 September 1963

About our Collections

Learn about the Library's archival holdings: presidential records, personal papers, oral history interviews, and photograph, sound, and moving image collections.

EH06670P (crop): Ernest Hemingway Sitting on a Dock next to his Boat, Pilar, c. 1930s

Ernest Hemingway Collection

Explore the Ernest Hemingway Papers and other collections related to the life and literary career of the Nobel Prize-winning author.

Profiles in Courage, Draft of Chapter 1, Page 1, "Courage and Politics"

Onsite Research

Learn useful tips in preparation for your research visit to the Kennedy Library, including hours of operation, how to find us, online resources to explore beforehand, and more.

JFKWHSFSLF-013-004 (crop): Menu, Nobel Prize Winners Dinner, 29 April 1962

Research Services

Become familiar with Library services, policies, and procedures related to archival research, including interlibrary loan, reproduction of materials, citing and crediting holdings, and more.

"The Case of Martin Luther King," 1960 Presidential Campaign Pamphlet (p. 2)

Research Aids

Make use of research guides and other ready-reference tools: John F. Kennedy quotations, speeches, legislation, and presidential milestones; biographical information about Kennedy administration officials, staff, and family members; and much more.

JFKPOF-086-003-p0021 (crop): Peace Corps: First Annual Report (p. 21), c. July 1962

Research Fellowships & Grants

Learn about the various research fellowships and grants offered by the Kennedy Library Foundation in support of original scholarship that makes use of the archival holdings of the Kennedy Library.

PCP00029N (crop): John F. Kennedy and Kirk Lemoyne "Lem" Billings with their Dog in the Hague, Netherlands, 24 August 1937


View our National Archives blog for information about people featured in our holdings, fun and quirky facts, a day in the life of a JFK Library archivist, hidden history, and more.

Ticket to the Inauguration of the President and the Vice President

Archives Blog

View the archives blog for information about newly-opened and -digitized archival collections, noteworthy individuals and events associated with the Kennedy presidency, and more.