The Library & Archives reading rooms will be closed to researchers from December 24, 2018, to the early months of 2020. 

Chiang Ching-kuo George Shultz

We are pleased to pleased to announce that copies of the diaries of Chiang Ching-Kuo are will be available for scholars

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives is excited to announce that the Hoji Shinbun Digital Collection now has global coverage

In celebration of its centennial, the Hoover Institution opens the exhibition Hoover@100: Ideas Defining A Century in Hoover Tower on October 10, 2019

Dr. Maciej Siekierski, Curator of the European Collections of the Hoover Institution has been awarded the Medal of the 75th Anniversary of Jan Karski's mission

We Shot the War: Overseas Weekly in Vietnam

Rarely seen photographs take center stage for the Hoover Library & Archives’ new exhibition We Shot the War: Overseas Weekly in Vietnam


Masuo Kitaji’s hand-illustrated Japanese translation Bibles acquired by Hoover

New Harold Agnew material reveals the history of the Hiroshima bombing

Herbert Hoover Subject Collection, Envelope SSS, Hoover Institution Archives

Explore the life and career of the 31st president


Sidney Hook

Sidney Hook (1902-1989)

Tuesday, October 1, 2002 to Friday, November 1, 2002

American philosopher Sidney Hook, an outspoken participant in many of the principal political debates of this century, was best known for his vigorous defense of political and academic freedom and his stand against totalitarianism in all forms.


Enter the Dragon: The History of China in the Twentieth Century

Friday, September 27, 2002 to Sunday, March 9, 2003

An Exhibition Documenting the History of China during the Twentieth Century


Polish State Archives and Hoover Institution to Undertake Joint Archival Project

Tuesday, May 14, 2002

Hoover Institution and the Polish State Archives announces agreement

Press Releases

Eric Hoffer's The True Beliver: Manifestations in Mass Movements

Friday, February 22, 2002 to Thursday, June 27, 2002

This exhibit, which was researched and prepared by students in the Program for Writing and Rhetoric, an undergraduate writing program at Stanford, seeks to connect the theories of social philosopher Eric Hoffer with real-world movements, using materials from the Hoover Institution Archives.

documentary exhibit

To Benefit Mankind: Celebrating the Centennial of the Nobel Prize 1901-2001

Friday, January 25, 2002 to Monday, July 29, 2002

A documentary exhibit on Nobel Prize winners based on the holdings of the Hoover Institution Library and Archives, the Stanford Linear Accelerator Archives and History Office, and the Stanford University Archives.