Gilder Lehrman’s publications provide a rich variety of ways to experience primary sources. We search the Gilder Lehrman Collection for important, rare, and evocative documents to create resource kits, booklets, posters, and other materials for classroom use and display for teachers, students, and general readers.

* NEW * Teaching with Documents: The Twentieth Century: 1946–2001, a collection of seven lesson plans covering key themes in the second half of the twentieth century, from the foundations of the Cold War and the civil rights and women’s rights movements through the Vietnam War and the 9/11 attacks in 2001.

Explore our printed booklets, classroom resources, and posters below.

All these resources are available through our online History Shop at or by calling our office at 646-366-9666.