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Legacy Tobacco Documents Library (LTDL)
Search, view, and download more than 14 million documents created by the tobacco industry concerning scientific research, manufacturing, marketing, advertising, and sales of cigarettes. Sponsored by the American Legacy Foundation. Includes the following:
Paper and Media Collections
The paper and media collections include organizational records of agencies and activist groups, as well as papers of individuals active in tobacco control. These collections are available for reference use at the UCSF Library's Archives & Special Collections department. Guides to the collections are available online.
Tobacco Litigation Documents
Complaints filed by the Attorneys General of 46 states, federal litigation, and similar actions involving the tobacco industry.
Research into Tobacco Industry Activity
Examples of how tobacco documents have been used to analyze tobacco industry motives and activities.
Tobacco Documents Bibliography
Cites publications based on research and analysis of tobacco industry documents. Updated quarterly.
History of Smoking Bibliography
Cites resources on the history of the cigarette and the development of a working-class niche market.