H-New-Jersey is open to anyone with an interest in the history of New Jersey, including but not limited to academic researchers, teachers, students, archivists, historic site staff, volunteers, genealogists, archeologists, historic preservationists, and just plain history buffs. H-New Jersey is sponsored by the New Jersey Historical Commission as a service to the state's history community.

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NEW JERSEY STUDIES ACADEMIC ALLIANCE AUTHORS’ AWARDS PROGRAM ~ 2018

Call for Nominations

The New Jersey authors’ awards were instituted in 1994 to encourage and celebrate books about New Jersey.  Awards are considered for works in five, non-fiction categories:

               edited works        

               popular

                scholarly

                reference

                reproduction of primary resources

Spring Historic Preservation Workshops

Now that Groundhog Day and the Super Bowl are behind us, spring cannot far behind--even if the groundhog did see his shadow. The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities at Rutgers-Camden will be offering three historic preservation workshops, beginning March 10. Registration is open now. Whether you are interested in learning about preservation at the local level, how to fix up your old home, or how to preserve and interpret historical landscapes, we have something for you!

Winter 2018 NJ Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal

The New Jersey Historical Commission, Rutgers University Libraries, and Monmouth University are proud to announce that the latest edition of the peer-reviewed New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (NJS) is now available online. Free access to all content is available at: http://njs.libraries.rutgers.edu.

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