Using the Archive

Using the Archive at Rutgers

The Visual History Archive (VHA) is an online research resource that must be used on Rutgers campus on a computer connected to the Rutgers University campus network. An optional one-time registration allows users to save searches and projects.

The Archive can only be accessed:

  • On campus within the Rutgers University campus network
  • From offsite by Rutgers users, who will be prompted to log in with their NetID and password.
  • By Windows users (XP/Vista or later):
    • Using Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer (version 6 or later) with Windows Media Player.
  • By Macintosh users (OS X version 10.4 or higher):
    • who have Quicktime 7 or newer installed as well as the Flip4Mac WMV Components for Quicktime. 
    • They must also have Safari 3 or higher.

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Terms of Use

Rutgers University students, faculty, staff, and outside researchers are authorized to use the Visual History Archive for teaching, learning and research purposes.

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