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Punk Rock: Home

The materials in this guide are only a sampling of what is in our collections related to punk rock. Search the catalog for a complete list of sources on punk and punk performers.


Our books on punk rock can be found in our catalog here. Below are some highlights from our collection.


Punk Rock Inductees

In addition to the artist guides linked above, the links below will take you to the following artists' Inductee pages on the Rock Hall's website.


The Library and Archives can help you learn more about these artists via our audio collection. Below are some highlights, but the artist research guides in the tabs above contain even more resources.


These are just a few of the DVDs available for viewing at the Library & Archives. Find more in our catalog here.

YouTube Videos

History Of Punk: Sound Of Rebellion | Full Documentary | Amplified



Search for Archival Materials

Search through the Rock Hall's archival collections here, including photographs, manuscripts, business records, posters, handbills, recordings, and much more from performers, bands, record label executives, recording studios, and the fans themselves!

Archival Collections

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Archival collections are described in Finding Aids that provide you with historical and organizational information on a collection, subject headings that tie it to other library and archival materials, and an inventory to help you pinpoint what you need. The detail of inventories vary. Search the full text of finding aids for these collections and more via the catalog.

Rock's Backpages Articles

Free articles are available on Rock's Backpages through the Free on RBP link. The articles below may require you to be on-site at the Library & Archives in order to read them.

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