The History of the Human Genome Project – A Public Guide

Produced by the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Library & Archives, “The Human Genome Project: An Annotated & Interactive Scholarly Guide to the Project in the United States” is a comprehensive reference e-book on the history of sequencing human DNA. It will prove to be a critical research tool for historians and other scholars of the biological sciences who wish to learn more about this watershed event for scientific discovery.

The Guide contains historical information on the people, places, and institutions that contributed to the Human Genome Project in the United States, which lasted from 1990 to 2003.

The Scholarly Guide, in both its Wiki and e-book formats, is available at this link: