Research @ Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records

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Archives and records management reading room​   State Library Room 300

The Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records hosts two research facilities, the Polly Rosenbaum Archives and History Building and The State Library of Arizona. The combined collections of these buildings hosts a wealth of information in the following areas of research:

Genealogy and Family History

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​Government Documents and Publications

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​Archives Collections

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Arizona Newspapers

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  • The Arizona Newspapers Collection contains Microfilm and digital copies of historic newspapers.
  • You can also access print copies and electronic links to current statewide newspapers​.
 

Research Online

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Starting your research online? Be sure to check out our online catalogs and databases.

 

Planning Your Research Trip

The Poly Rosenbaum History and Archives building and the State Library are, located about four blocks apart. Parking is available in front of the Polly Rosenbaum Archives and History Building. The State Library of Arizona is located on the third floor of the Historic Capitol Building, and parking is available at Wesley Bolin Plaza east of 17th Avenue, and to the west of 18th Avenue.

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State Library of Arizona

1700 W Washington St
Suite 300
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Hours: 8 am - 5 pm Monday - Friday
Phone: 602-926-3870
Email
http://www.azlibrary.gov/sla

Collections Include

  • Government Information
  • Legal Resources
  • Genealogy and Family History

 

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Polly Rosenbaum Archives and History Building

1901 W Madison St
Phoenix, AZ 85009

Hours: 8 am - 5 pm Monday - Friday
Phone: 602-926-3720
Reference Request Form
http://www.azlibrary.gov/arm

 

Collections Include

  • Arizona Archival Collections
  • Arizona Books and Publications
  • Genealogy and Family History
  • Photographs
  • Maps
  • Newspapers

State Library of Arizona

1700 W Washington St
Suite 300
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Hours: 8 am - 5 pm Monday - Friday
Phone: 602-926-3870
Email
http://www.azlibrary.gov/sla

Collections Include

  • Government Information
  • Legal Resources
  • Genealogy and Family History

Polly Rosenbaum Archives and History Building

1901 W Madison St
Phoenix, AZ 85009

Hours: 8 am - 5 pm Monday - Friday
Phone: 602-926-3720
Reference Request Form
http://www.azlibrary.gov/arm

Collections Include

  • Arizona Archival Collections
  • Arizona Books and Publications
  • Genealogy and Family History
  • Photographs
  • Maps
  • Newspapers

 

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