For information on how to find and use appropriate books, we have the following guides and tutorials:
For guidance on doing background research, please see these subject guides:
At the Carson City campus library, there is a dedicated section of books pertaining specifically to Nevada and Nevada history.
While this is in no way an exhaustive list, these are some of the physical reference materials on Nevada and its history that can be found in the WNC library.
These are examples of the reference materials available online that provide a good starting point for research.