By collecting, managing, preserving and providing broad and equitable access to the historical records of philanthropy and other efforts to work on behalf of the public good, the Rockefeller Archive Center inspires critical analysis and contributes knowledge to diverse learning communities throughout the world.

Our Collections

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Stories of Philanthropy

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Access & Request

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Research Stipend

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A Researcher

All the information you need to plan and prepare for a research visit at the RAC.

A Records Donor

Information for individuals and organizations interested in donating records to the RAC, and for those who already have donated records to us.

An Archivist

More about how our archives program is organized, our current projects, and the policies and documentation that support our work.

An Educator

Information for teachers who use archives in the classroom.

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