Reference Library

We have a wide variety of books available at the museum in our Research Room. To see the full list of books we have, click here: OUR LIST OF BOOKS 

Looking for a specific book? We have them listed with their titles in alphabetical order. Click “Control” and the letter “F” at the same time and a search bar with pop up and you can search for a title, author, or theme.

Interested in reading one of the books listed here? We are open from the end of May to early October. Click here for information on our hours and location. Our Members have free access to our Reference Library by appointment and non-Members can also book an appointment but it is by donation. To become a Member, visit the “Support Us” section of our website.

We also have our archival holdings available for you to view upon request. You can view a list of our archival holdings and some scanned photos here:

You can also visit MemoryNS to see what we have and contact us if there is something from our archives that you would like access to: or call 902-624-6263

Didn’t find what you were looking for? Send us your research question at or take a look at our suggested research links by clicking here.