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Librarians facilitate cataloging of park libraries and furnish information through standard references, interlibrary loan, and electronic resources available online.

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The Research Library provides access to special collections material with a focus in Southwestern archeology, ethnography, National Park Service history, and natural history information resources. The library extends its services, which include cataloging materials for access on the National Park Service's on-line catalog, to all parks in the region.

Search the Library
Find resources you need through the NPS LIBRIS Catalog and the Department of Interior Library.

Did You Know?
The current WACC Library traces its origins to the Southwestern National Monuments Headquarters Library, which began in Coolidge, AZ circa 1932. Many of the volumes first cataloged into the library during the early 1930's can still be found in the library today.

Last updated: August 8, 2016