Michigan Resources

For additional resources on Michigan, please see our Genealogy and Local History page, as well as our Newspaper and Periodical resources. ​

making of modern michigan Making of Modern Michigan
The Making of Modern Michigan is a collaborative project involving 52 Michigan libraries. It includes local history materials from communities around the state. Over 4,500 different subjects of photographs, family papers, oral histories, genealogical materials, and more.
Library of Michigan Michigan Materials Library of Michigan
Contains information about Michigan facts and links to the Michigan Collection including County Guides, Historical Research Collections, Michigan Imprints 1851-1876.
michiganology link As part of the Michigan History Center, Michiganology’s mission is to foster curiosity, enjoyment, and inspiration rooted in Michigan’s stories​. ​More than 10 million records ​are available online along with ​interesting educational materials and countless stories chronicling the everyday lives of Michiganders.
michigan history magazine Michigan History Magazine is a publication of the Michigan Historical Society. A popular history magazine geared toward professionals and enthusiasts alike, Michigan History offers a wide variety of subject matter, time frames, and perspectives while inspiring, educating, and entertaining its readers.
Pure Michigan Pure Michigan (Michigan.org) is the official Michigan tourism site. Also includes festivals and other events.