Latest news

  • 99 years of women's rights in Poland

    28 November 2017

  • "Remembering Europe - Civil Society Under Pressure Again", Call for Papers, Budapest

    27 November 2017

  • Image, History and Memory. Genealogies of Memory in Central and Eastern Europe

    24 November 2017

  • Convention and Revolution. Life writing by women in the 1800s and 1900s: archives, critiques and methods

    22 November 2017

  • Jewish Families in Europe, 1939-Present: History, Representation, and Memory

    15 November 2017

  • Official opening of the permanent exhibition in the Jewish Historical Institute

    15 November 2017

  • "Museums and their Publics at Sites of Conflicted History." International conference, 13-15 March 2017

    08 November 2017

  • Transnational Homosexuals in Communist Poland. Cross-Border Flows in Gay and Lesbian Magazines by Lukasz Szulz

    06 November 2017

  • The Kosciuszko Foundation Visiting Professorship at the University of Warsaw 2018/19

    31 October 2017

  • "The Mission of John Capistran in Central and Eastern Europe (1451-1456). The Transfer of Ideas and the Strategy of Communication in the Late Middle Ages”, Conference in Warsaw 16-17 Nov

    30 October 2017

Meetings

  • "An Atomics of the Self: Czeslaw Milosz's The Captive Mind Re-Revisited- a story of Milosz, communism and the atom bomb in poetry"

  • The Polish Institute of Arts & Sciences - Call for proposals

  • The Third Congress of International Researchers of Polish History

  • Democracy beyond the nation?

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

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

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

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

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

  • “The Things of Warsaw” released in the Museum of Warsaw

  • Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine by Anne Applebaum

  • "From Poland with Love, 1915–1926: the Forgotten History of Gratitude" opens tomorrow in 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.