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Welcome to the Nevada State Library, Archives and Public Records

Current Hours of Operations

Open to the Public 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Monday through Friday

Available by Phone or Email 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday 

Excluding holidays


Visit the Library in Person Monday through Friday 10 am to 2 pm.  Call, email, or chat Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm.
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Talking Book Services has a new guide to help our patrons access the state EBSCO databases.
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Additional Resources

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Operational resources, announcements and important information for staff.  

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Employment resource for Library professionals


Image of a brain with electrons firingCSN Student Portal

Student access to the College of Southern Nevada's virtual dialysis training.

Niche Academy is an online learning platform that gives Nevada State Library users their own online learning academy. The platform includes ready-to-use tutorials for common library online resources like OverDrive for online books, EBSCO host for research articles, A-Z databases for business, person, and job reference data, and Zoom for distance learning, to name a few. Also available are tutorials for productivity software such as Microsoft Office 2019 and Google solutions. All these tutorials as well as access to some of the specific resources are available 24/7.

Click here for direct access.

Preserving Nevada's Environment

In line with Governor Sisolak's Executive Order 2019-22 regarding climate change, this summit featured contributions from luminaries across Nevada.

For more information click here.

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NSLAPR strives to ensure all website users have complete access to our online content.  NSLAPR's Website Team is continuously working on making our website compliance more robust.  

NSLAPR welcomes comments on how to improve our website's accessibility for users with disabilities. If site visitors interfacing with our website, they should contact the Website Team. The e-mail to the Website Team should include the nature of the accessibility problem; the preferred format in which to receive the materials; the web address of the requested materials; and the contact information for the site visitor. 

Nevada State Library, Archives and Public Records

100 N. Stewart Street
Carson City, NV 89701

Telephone: (775) 684-3313

Library Services

Telephone: (775) 684-3360
Information and Reference: (775) 684-3360
Government Publications: (775) 684-3372
Fax: (775) 684-3330
Ask a Librarian

Library Development

Telephone: (775) 684-3367
Fax: (775) 684-3311

Talking Books

Telephone: (775) 684-3367
Fax: (775) 684-3355


Telephone: (775) 684-3310
Fax: 775) 684-3371
Ask An Archivist

Records Management

Telephone: (775) 684-3411
Fax: (775) 684-3426
Ask State Records

Imaging and Preservation Services

Telephone: (775) 684-3414
Fax: (775) 684-3408