Museum Library & Archives

The Library & Archives will be CLOSED
Tuesday, July 28 – Saturday, August 1, 2015
due to Staff Training & Website Development

We will resume public hours again on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 12noon
Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause
Come join us for another special presentation
Carolyn O’Bagy Davis, noted author on archaeology, quilting and history of the Southwest, portrays the lives of the Hopi people from the 1920s to 1930s, prior to the tremendous cultural changes that followed.  Daily life on the Arizona mesas will be shared via letters. interviews and vintage photos that snapshot Hopi life and history during the per-WWII days on the reservation.
This free lecture and book signing is Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 2pm
in the West Gallery located inside the Lawler Exhibit Center
While we work on converting the old website information into the new website the following link will help you to search our databases:

General Search

We are currently in the process of re-cataloging and digitizing many of the items in the archives. For this reason, you may see some webpages in our old website design while we convert to our new electronic catalog system and webpage design. Thank you for your understanding.

Days Past




Archival Finding Aids

Downwinder Information

Movie Information

Periodical Holdings


 Oral Histories

  Rose Garden

  Sharlot Hall Award