Information on the architecture of the World Trade Center.
The New York Times coverage of the attack on February 26, 1993.
The first chapter of The 9/11 Commission Report, “Inside the Four Flights,” “Improvising a Homeland Defense” and “National Crisis Management.”
The 9/11 Commission Report provides a full and complete account of the circumstances surrounding the September 11th, 2001, terrorist attacks, including preparedness for and the immediate response to the attacks. It also includes recommendations designed to guard against future attacks.
The official website for the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center site.
The digital archive of the FBI’s 9/11 investigation, including press release, reports, digital media, indictments, and more.
This collection contains television news programs recorded live from around September 11, 2001 by the non-profit Television Archive to help patrons research this important part of United States history.
102 Minutes: The Untold Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers, Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn, Times Books
A riveting description of the events inside the towers from the point of attack to the final collapse.
A curriculum developed by the September 11th Education Trust in partnership with the Taft Institute for Government and Social Studies School Service that encourages students to reflect on the impact and legacy of September 11, 2001.
A timeline of construction of the WTC from the beginning blueprints in 1966 to the 1993 bombing and ultimately its collapse in 2001. Includes current photos of the construction of the site and updated progress reports.
Silverstein Properties offers daily updates of events taking place at the construction site and documents the rebuilding process.