Latest news

  • Empowering Revolution America, Poland, and the End of the Cold War by Gregory F. Domber

    22 June 2016

  • New artifact trove discovered and returned to Auschwitz-Birkenau

    16 June 2016

  • Dispute over MHP exhibition at Bundestag

    15 June 2016

  • Press conference announced for Museum of the Second World War in Gdańsk

    12 June 2016

  • Open letter to halt deterioration at KL Gusen site to the Austrian authorities

    07 June 2016

  • The history of Breslau by Eduard Mühle

    06 June 2016

  • Paths to Independence: Ireland and Poland, 1914-1923

    30 May 2016

  • BazHum awarded in the 2015 Sybilla competition

    28 May 2016

  • Poland in the Modern World: Beyond Martyrdom by Brian Porter-Szücs

    24 May 2016

  • Urban Grassroots Movements in Central and Eastern Europe

    23 May 2016


  • The Enlightenment from a Non-Western Perspective - Conference, Sofia

  • An interview with Paweł Machcewicz, Director of the Museum of the Second World War

  • An interview with the Polish History Museum Director Robert Kostro

  • 200 years of the University of Warsaw

  • State Socialism, Legal Experts and the Genesis of International Criminal and Humanitarian Law after 1945 - Call for Papers

  • Totalitarianism - Historiography, Politics and Culture of Remembrance in Central and Southeastern Europe

  • Polonica in foreign institutions – research on the history of the Polish political emigration 1939-1990 - Conference in Warsaw

  • Witkacy: Poland's Pre-Communist Avantgarde Reacts to Stalinism in NYPL

Historical sources

  • Audiovisual Sources

  • Photographic Sources

  • Digital Bibliographies and other Databases

Digital Resources

The largest database of historical knowledge

Digitalization of historical sources, photographs, manuscripts and printed materials makes the study of Polish history much easier.

Below we present constantly updated catalog of digital libraries, archives, bibliographies, and other databases

Bibliographical database of the content of Polish journals focusing on history and associated subjects in the social sciences and humanities.

Studies on history and allied sciences specialization (archeology, art history e.g.) at Polish higher educational institutions.

New publications

  • Timothy Snyder receives the Man of the Year title from "Gazeta Wyborcza"

  • Awards for books on Polish history, by Polityka magazine

  • Gdańsk Museum of the Second World War conflict in the international news

Historical Movies

  • Database of historical films

    Polish historical feature films.

  • Film and History

    Reviews and news of films on historical themes.

Scholarship Fund

Fundusz stypendialny finansowany przez MHP ma za zadanie wspierać badania naukowe nad historią Polski, a także przedsięwzięcia propagujące za granicą wiedzę o dziejach naszego kraju.