H-Business is the digital network for the Business History Conference, an international organization devoted to the study of business enterprise and organization and of all aspects of the interactions of business with society, government, and culture in a historical context.

Recent Content

CfP for Workshop: "Beyond Data: Knowledge Production in Bureaucracies" at the GHI Washington, DC (June 1-3, 2017) - Deadline November 1, 2016

Beyond Data: Knowledge Production in Bureaucracies across Science, Commerce, and the State



Dr. Sebastian Felten, Philipp Lehmann PhD, PD Dr. Christine von Oertzen / Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin

Prof. Dr. Simone Lässig / German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C.


New Fellowship for Digital Collections

Announcing the Lapidus Initiative Fellowships for Digital Collections

The Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture seeks proposals from scholars at all levels, in partnership with special collections libraries and historical societies, for Lapidus Initiative Fellowships for Digital Collections. In concert with other OI projects promoting creative use of digital tools and materials, these fellowships are intended to bring scholars and collections specialists together to make collections available for digital scholarship.

Virginia Historical Society Library Admission Policy

Greetings –

Effective August 15, 2016, our policy for using the research library at the Virginia Historical Society (VHS) will change. VHS members will continue to use the library free of charge. Researchers who are not members have the option of becoming members at the academic level ($50), previously reserved for students and teachers. Click here for membership information.