Reference Library

ANSM has a collection of over 450 books, periodicals, and audiovisual materials. ANSM members are welcome to borrow these resources. 

How To Use The Library

  • Our library is available to anyone for reference use during ANSM office hours (Monday to Friday, 9am-4pm). As we are often called away to off-site meetings, we recommend you call ahead to ensure someone will be in the office.
  • ANSM Members may borrow reference materials. We will mail the items to you at our expense. Please note that you are responsible for return shipping.
  • When borrowing please indicate:
    • Title of material being requested
    • Your name, museum, mailing address and phone number
  • Items will be loaned for a maximum of three months.
  • You are responsible for the cost of replacing lost or damaged materials.
  • Material is not available for out-of-province loan.

For further information, or to borrow material, please contact:

Association of Nova Scotia Museums
1113 Marginal Rd
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3H 4P7
Tel. 902.423.4677
Fax. 902.422.0881