About the Archives

Welcome to the Archives of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library. We are the permanent repository for FDR's personal and family papers, manuscripts related to his public career at the state and national level, the papers of Eleanor Roosevelt, and of many individuals associated with the Roosevelts' public and private life.

The Archives also houses significant collections of historical photographs, sound and motion picture recordings, books and periodicals. Please explore our website to learn how you can start your research online, or read further descriptions of our resources and facilities by clicking  More About the Archives...