Government Documents at WVU including federal and state holdings. View documents in print, microforms, data sets, maps, posters, CD’s, DVD’s and online and is is open to the public and is available during the service hours.
The extensive collections at the Library of Congress contain historic artifacts and cultural materials from across the U.S. The list below is just a sample of the many West Virginia resources available for free on the Library's Web site.
he site features primary and secondary source documents, photographs, and databases; lists collections and other materials available in the State Archives; and provides research guides and assistance for genealogists.
DPLA connects people to the riches held within America’s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more—are free and immediately available in digital format.
This digital collection includes 131 political cartoons about Rush D. Holt, a U.S. Senator from West Virginia. Rush Dew Holt served as a West Virginia state legislator from 1931-1935 and 1954-1955, as well as a U.S. Senator for West Virginia from 1935-1941. He was the youngest person ever popularly elected to the U.S. Senate, at age 29.