1. Use the catalog to write down book titles and call numbers before you go to the Bancroft. Finding aids in the catalog or on the Online Archive of California show you what's in each collection.
2. Read the access rules so that you know to bring quarters for lockers, the rules on cameras and photocopies, and to register with two forms of ID!
3. If you want to view something stored offsite at NRLF, request it online at least 3 days in advance.
4. Need more primary sources? See our guide on Finding Historical Primary Sources or contact a librarian.
You can also learn more from the historic Anthropology Emeritus Lecture Series.