Latest news

  • Democracy beyond the nation?

    04 August 2017

  • The Great War and Memory in Central and South-Eastern Europe

    31 July 2017

  • More than 20 million scans available in Search the Archives service

    30 July 2017

  • DAINA: Pre-announcement of new funding opportunity for Polish-Lithuanian research projects

    24 July 2017

  • Conference: „Political Functions of Urban Spaces through the Ages”, Kraków

    23 July 2017

  • On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder

    21 July 2017

  • Changing the Framework. The Institutions in East-Central Europe and the Balkans After 1989

    18 July 2017

  • Chronicles of Terror

    19 June 2017

  • New publications by the State Museum at Majdanek include Dariusz Libionka's monograph on Operation Reinhard

    29 June 2017

  • The III Congress of International Researchers of Polish History - October 11-14, 2017 in Kraków

    28 June 2017


  • The Lublin Museum and its castle chapel frescos: an interview with Director Katarzyna Mieczkowska

  • Program of the PIASA Conference in Kraków (16-18 June 2017)

  • Conference "Europe and the East: Self and Other in the History of the European Idea"

  • “Awarness – Responsibility – Future” – call for papers for the International Education Conference on Auschwitz and the Holocaust

  • March ’68. Fifty Years Later - International Academic Conference - Call for Paper

  • Interview with Director Jacek Friedrich of the Gdynia City Museum, part 1

  • Conference: Religious and ethnic diversity in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth from a comparative perspective

  • Kosciuszko Foundation’s Tomaszkiewicz - Florio Scholarships to attend a summer study program

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

  • Under a common sky. Ethnic groups of the Commonwealth of Poland and Lithuania

  • Poland's Security Policy. The West, Russia, and the Changing International Order

  • Grand opening of the Museum of Warsaw

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.