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Links to Selected Additional Resources

The links on this section's pages have been identified by IHRC staff members as potentially useful for obtaining information on a wide range of subjects related to the area of migration studies or otherwise relevant to the Immigration History Research Center. It is by no means a comprehensive list. More links are periodically added as they come to the attention of the Center's staff.

University of Minnesota Research Centers
Universities in the United States

Professional Associations and Other Organizations

Universities Abroad

Minnesota & Migration

Historical SocietiesMigration Studies
GovernmentsEthnic Societies & Organizations
Libraries, Archives, MuseumsClassroom Lesson Plans
Immigration Blogs  

University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota
Twin Cities Campus

 

Atlas of Minnesota, Borchert Map Library Center for Urban and Regional Affairs Immigration History Research Center
Kautz Family YMCA Archives Midwest Coalition on Immigration and the Region's Future, Humphrey School of Public Affairs Minnesota Population Center
Social Welfare History Archives Upper Midwest Jewish Archives Refugee & Asylee Resources, University of Minnesota

 

College of Liberal Arts

History DepartmentAmerican StudiesSociology Department
Anthropology DepartmentInstitute for Global StudiesCenter for Austrian Studies
Inro@ds Journal, University of MinnesotaImmigration History Research CenterUpper Midwest Jewish Archives
Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs Minnesota Population Center

U of MN Libraries

Elmer L. Andersen LibrarySpecial Collections and ArchivesAtlas of Minnesota
Libraries Main

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Universities in the United States

Bentley Historical Library of the University of Michigan at Ann ArborCenter for Immigration Research, University of Houston Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA
  H-Ethnic (part of H-Net Humanities OnLine), hosted by Michigan State University Harvard University Immigration Collections
Historical Census Browser, University of VirginiaHistory News Network, George Mason University Institute for Latino Studies
Interdisciplinary Immigration Workshop, University of California - Berkeley Making of America, University of Michigan

Migration Dialogue, University of California, Davis

Migration News

Online Archive of California, University of California

Refuge and Rejection, Arizona State University Tomas Rivera Policy Institute, California
Welcome to Im/migration, Arizona State University    

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Universities Abroad

Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN), London School of Economics Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), University of Oxford, United Kingdom Centre for Research on Nationalism, Ethnicity and Multiculturalism (CRONEM), University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Ethnic, Immigration, and Pluralism Studies, University of Toronto    
European Research Center on Migration and Ethnic Resources, University of Utrecht Forced Migration and Refugee Studies, American University in Cairo International Migration Institute, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
History of International Migration Web Site, Leiden University Information Centre about Asylum and Refugees in the UK, City University, London GRITIM, Interdisciplinary Research Group in Immigration, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
Migration Research Program, Koc University, Turkey Nationalism Studies Program, Central European University Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, United Kingdom

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Historical Societies

Chicago Historical Society Illinois Historical Society Indiana Historical Society
Iowa Historical Society Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest Michigan Historical Scoiety
Minnesota Historical Society Nebraska Historical Society New York Historical Society
Ohio Historical Society Pennsylvania Historical Society -Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies, Philadelphia Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland
Wisconsin Historical Society U.S. State Historical Societies & State Archives Directory, compiled by Joe Ryan

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Governments

Citizenship and Immigration, Canada Bureau of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) [previously Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (BCIS); formerly Immigration and Naturalization Services - INS] Government of Quebec, Immigration
Immigration Bureau, European Commission Institute of Mexicans Abroad

U.S. Census Bureau

Historical Data on Foreign Born Population

We the American...Foreign Born

U.S. Diplomatic Mission to Germany - Immigration Resources U.S. Institute for Peace Visa Information, Australia

 

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Libraries, Archives, Museums

Archdiocese of Milwaukee ArchivesArchiveGridBalch Institute for Ethnic Studies of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
     
Bodleian Library, University of OxfordBritish LibraryCenter for Research Libraries
  Eldridge Street Museum, New York - Newcomers to New York Project Ellis Island Immigration Museum
Green Card Voices (collection of immigrant videos) Hmong Cultural Center Resource Library  Hmong Nationality Archives
Leo Baeck Institute, New York    

Library of Congress

American Memory Project

Hoover InstitutionImmigration Museum of New Americans
Immigration Newspaper Archive (online)

Minneapolis Public Library Main

Franklin Library

National Archives
New York Public Library    
Open Society Archives, Budapest Pacific Regional Humanities Center - Angel Island Oral History Project Polish American Cultural Institute of Minnesota Library
    Saint Paul Public Library

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Research Centers

Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Center for Migration Studies, New York Center for Immigration Studies, Washington, D.C.
Center for Jewish History, New York Central Europe Center for Research and Documentation, Centropa Project, Vienna

Centre for European Migration and Ethnic Studies (CEMES) Main

CEMES Ethnobarometer - Ethnic Studies in Europe

Ellis Island - American Family Immigration History Center   German Emigration Center, Bremerhaven
Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, New York Le Groupe d'Etudes et de Recherches sur les Migrations, Sénégal Hoover Institution
Institute for Migration Studies, Lebanese American University Institute of Migration, Turku, Finland GRITIM, Interdisciplinary Research Group in Immigration, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
Lebanese Emigration Research Center (LERC), Notre Dame University Leo Baeck Institute, New York Metropolis Project, international forum for research and policy on migration, diversity and changing cities
Mexico North Research Network    
Migration Information Source, Migration Policy Institute, Washington, DC Open Society Archives, Budapest Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford University
Wilder Research Center - Twin Cities immigrants survey Refugee and Migratory Movements Research Unit, Bangladesh  

 

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Professional Associations and Other Organizations

Academy of Certified Archivists American Anthropological Association, Society for Urban, National and Transnational/Global Anthropology (SUNTA), Committee on Refugees and Immigrants (CORI) American Historical Association
American Immigration Lawyers Association American Library Association American Sociological Association section on International Migration
Amnesty International Angel Island Association, California Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation, California
Association of European Migration Institutions Catholic Legal Immigration Network Conservation On-Line
European Council on Refugees and Exiles    
Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) H-Ethnic (part of H-Net Humanities OnLine) Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society
Human Rights Watch - Report on Migrants    

Immigration and Ethnic History Society

Immigration Portal Independent Press Association - New York (NY ethnic press resource)
International Council on Archives International Detention Coalition  
  Lutheran Social Services, Refugee and Immigrant Services Midwest Archives Conference
New to America, Immigrant and Refugee Resources, Minnesota Organization of American Historians PBS, The New Americans
Refugee Council USA Society of American Archivists U.S Committee for Refugees
UNHCR, United Nations Refugee Agency UNHCR, Refworld Resource Portal  

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Minnesota & Migration

American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis Ethnic Trends From Exile to Resettlement: The Voices of the Bhutanese in Minnesota
Hennepin History Museum Hmong Cultural Center Resource Library 
Hmong Nationality Archives, Saint Paul Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota Immigrant Workers in Minnesota (St. Cloud State University , Social Science Research Institute)
International Institute of Minnesota    

League of Women Voters of Minnesota, Immigration in Minnesota: Challenges and Opportunities

Midwest Coalition to Reduce Immigration

Minneapolis Public Library Main

Franklin Library

Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights - Energy of a Nation: Immigration Resources   Minnesota Demographic Center (State)
Minnesota Historical Society Minnesota International Center Minnesota Resources for Immigrants
Saint Paul Public Library TRACES - History to Life, Saint Paul, Minnesota Wilder Research Center - Twin Cities immigrants survey
     

 

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Migration Studies

American Immigration Law Foundation Asian American History Links Association of European Migration Institutions
Atlas of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Bentley Historical Library of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Bureau of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) [previously Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (BCIS); formerly Immigration and Naturalization Services - INS]: Center for Immigration Research, University of Houston Center for Immigration Studies, Washington, D.C.
Center for Jewish History, New York Center for Migration Studies, New York Central Europe Center for Research and Documentation, Centropa Projec, Vienna
Centre for European Migration and Ethnic Studies, England Center for Research on Immigration, Population and Public Policy, University of California at Irvine Citizens Reach Out - Iraqi Refugee Oral Histories, Bay Area, California
Citizenship and Immigration, Canada Collaborative Research Networks - Citizenship and Immigration Country of Return Information
Ellis Island - American Family Immigration History Center Ellis Island Immigration Museum Ethnic, Immigration, and Pluralism Studies, University of Toronto
European Research Center on Migration and Ethnic Resources, The Netherlands  Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR)

Forced Migration Listserve

Forced Migration Online Research Guide

German Emigration Center, Bremerhaven

Green Card Voices

(Collection of immigrant videos)

 
H-Ethnic (part of H-Net Humanities OnLine) Historical Census Browser, University of Virginia History of International Migration Web Site, Leiden University
Hmong American Institute for Learning (HAIL) Hmong Nationality Archives, St. Paul Hmong Oral Histories, Concordia University, St. Paul, Minnesota

Hmong Cultural Center, St. Paul

Hmong Cultural Center Library

Hmong Studies Resource Center

Hoover Institution

Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota
Humanitarian Practice Network Immigrants and Refugees from Liberia Immigration Bills - Graduate Students Site
Immigration Here and There, Northwestern University, Illinois Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota, Research Sources Immigration Museum of New Americans
Immigration Policy Center, Washington, DC    
Independent Press Association - New York (NY ethnic press resource) Institute for Global Studies, University of Minnesota Institute for the Study of International Migration, Georgetown University
     
     
Insitute of Mexicans Abroad Institute of Migration, Turku, Finland International Center for Migration, Ethnicity & Citizenship (ICMEC), New School University
  International Rescue Committee Inter-Agency Network for Education in Emergencies
Inter-University Committee on International Migration League of Women Voters of Minnesota, Immigration in Minnesota: Challenges and Opportunities Leo Baeck Institute, New York
Lianes (literary and cultural e-journal focusing - among others - on migration issues)

Making of America, University of Michigan

Metropolis Project, international forum for research and policy on migration, diversity and changing cities
Mexico North Research Network Migration Online, Central and Eastern Europe Multicultural Centre, Prague
Migration Information Source, Migration Policy Institute, Washington, DC Migration Research Program, Koc University, Turkey Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights - Energy of a Nation: Immigration Resources
MInnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota Minnesota Resources for Immigrants Modern Language Association Language Map of the U. S.
Monferrini in America Moving Here - 200 years of migration to England National Archives
New York Times Immigration Explorer   Open Society Archives, Budapest
PBS, The New Americans Place, Migration and Health Network Puentes/Bridges between Midwest and Mexico, Alma, Wisconsin
Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford University Refugee & Asylee Resources, University of Minnesota Refugee Space Project
Social Science Research Council, The U.S. Immigration Debates - Border Battles    
Sussex Centre for MIgration Research Swiss - Italian MIgrations  
  The American Immigration Home Page Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
  United States Institute for Peace USA People Search
U.S Committee for Refugees Welcome to Im/migration - Arizona State University Wilder Research Center - Twin Cities immigrants survey
World Legal Information Institute    

 

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Ethnic Societies & Organizations

Albanian Research List Albania GenWeb Armenica.org - History of Armenia
Armenian Genealogical Society Bulgarian GenWeb Bulgarian Research List
Belarus GenWeb Belarus Research List Carpathian Connection
Croatian Genealogy Homepage Croatia GenWeb Czech Republic Genealogy GenWeb Page

It's All Relative
German-Bohemian Heritage Society Czech and Slovak Genealogical Society International, Saint Paul, Minnesota
SVU - Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences, Washington, DC Czechoslovak Americana Czech and Slovak Collections at the Hoover Institution
Czech and Slovak Museum and Library, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota
Czech and Slovak American Genealogy Society of Illinois 
Estonian Genealogy and History
Estonian Research List Eesti Genealoogia Selts
Estonian Biographical Center, Tartu, Estonia Finnish-American Heritage, Historical and Genealogical Societies Genealogical Society of Finland
Institute of Migration American Historical Society of Germans from Russia D'Addezio's Greek Genealogy
Greek Immigration to America by Dr. Nikitas Zervanos Family Tree Hungary GenWeb
Pursuing Our Italian Names Together (POINT) Italian Ancestry D'Addezio's Italian Genealogy
Italian Genealogical Group Italian Genealogy Homepage
Italian American Museum, New York
Monferrini in America  Italian Los Angeles - oral history project First Conference of Italians in the World-North America
International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
Center for Jewish History, New York Israel GenWeb JewishGen
Jewish Records Indexing - Poland Centropa Jewish Agency
Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest, "Unpacking on the Prairie: Jewish Women in the Upper Midwest." Leo Baeck Institute, New York Dags' Latvian Genealogy Page
Latvia GenWeb Lithuanian Global Genealogical Society
Lithuanian GenWeb
Macedonian GenWeb Lebanon Genealogy Web Syria Genealogy Web
Turkey Genealogy Web Polish Genealogical Society of America Distant Cousin

Jewish Records Indexing - Poland

Poland GenWeb
Polish American Cultural Institute of Minnesota Library
    Romanian Research List
Romanian Home Page Romania World GenWeb Russian-American Genealogical Archival Services
Russian GenWeb
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia. Serbia Research List
SerbiaGenWeb Carpathian Connection (scroll down for Slovak links) It's All Relative
Slovak Republic GenWeb Slovak Institute in Cleveland, Ohio Czech and Slovak Genealogical Society International, Saint Paul, Minnesota
SVU - Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences, Washington, DC Slovenian Genealogy Society Slovenia GenWeb
InfoUkes Ukrainian Roots - Genealogy Webring Ukrainian World GenWeb
Asian American History Links Hmong American Institute for Learning (HAIL) Hmong Oral Histories, Concordia University, St. Paul, Minnesota
Canadian Genealogy & History inGeneas (Canada) Gen UKI, England
German Roots German Migration Resource Center Kindred Trails, Iceland 

Emigration from Iceland to North America
Gen UKI, Ireland Insitute of Mexicans Abroad
Vesterheim Genealogy Center

Norwegian Genealogy Resources

Norwegian Ancestors

Gen UKI, Scotland
Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center Gen UKI, Wales Irish History On-line
Free Genealogy Resources    

Immigration Blogs

http://www.immigrationblogs.net/

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