Literature of New York - Resources
New York Times Archive: Using a Waynflete account allows you full access to the New York Times archives from 1851 to the present. Create an account here.
Our library has several print sources as well. Here is a list of the few that will be most useful.
Be sure to check Gale Virtual Reference Library as well.
The New York Daily News has a great history of New York site.
The New York Public Library collected this list of the best sites about NY history.
If you are having trouble finding sources, just ask a librarian. We can help you find good sources for your project.