Exploring North Carolina's Cultural Heritage Online

What am I searching?

NC ECHO searches across digital collections at a variety of cultural heritage institutions around North Carolina. NC ECHO is a first step for users interested in exploring North Carolina's diverse collections of historic photos, documents, books, family histories, maps, and much more. Learn more →

Welcome to the new NC ECHO

North Carolina Exploring Cultural Heritage Online (NC ECHO) was an innovative and far-reaching program housed at the State Library of North Carolina from 1999 to 2012. This program was supported by grant funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the federal Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources. The resources previously available at www.ncecho.org can now be found at the locations listed to the right.