Citing This Project

McGrath, Jim, Alicia Peaker, Ryan Cordell, Elizabeth Maddock Dillon, et al. Our Marathon: The Boston Bombing Digital Archive. 2013-2015. Northeastern University Libraries. Web. [access date].


Copyright, Licensing, and Re-use

Our Marathon’s collections contain material contributed by the general public, media partners, and other collaborators. The material contained within the archive may be used or reused according to the Use and Reproduction statement found on each item page, and can differ from collection to collections.

This information can generally be found in the “Rights” metadata field for each item. Some of these items and remembrances are very personal and emotional, so we have in all cases tried to apply the copyright and re-use statement that respects the contributor or partnership organization. Please direct all questions about the Archive and using or reusing its material to

If you are a member of the media interested in re-using images, audio, or video from these collections, you may use the following with attribution to the original contributors and this archive. To use any other items in the archive, please contact

Boston Marathon Temporary Memorial Collection (Boston City Archives)

Photos by James Schmidt

Photos by Nabila Abuljadayel

Photos and Stories by NUPR

CERES Exhibit Toolkit

This project was created on a customized WordPress instance using the CERES Exhibit Toolkit. These tools, as well as archival, hosting, and support systems, are provided by the Northeastern University Library Digital Scholarship group. The DSG specializes in the Digital Humanities and helps faculty, staff, and students in the Northeastern community showcase their projects to the public.