CONDUCTING RESEARCH
To fulfill its mission, Nevada Historical Society collects materials to document the history of Nevada, Great Basin and the West. In person Research Library visits are by scheduled appointment only. The library can provide limited research assistance via email or phone.




VIEW ONLINE COLLECTIONS
Here you will find images of thousands of the museum’s artifacts, historical photographs, and information about manuscript collections in our database, Past Perfect.
View Online Collections


SUBMIT A RESEARCH REQUEST

If you are unable to visit the museum, please submit an online research request on the link below.
Submit Research Request


RESEARCH LIBRARY

The Nevada Historical Society’s library, photograph and manuscript collections constitute the largest and most complete repository of materials related to the history of Nevada and the Great Basin.  Learn about our Research Library and learn what resources are available from database and in-house records, clipping and holding files, Manuscript, Library, and Photography collections.
Research Library