Anasazi Heritage Center Library

The library collection at the Anasazi Heritage Center focuses on the history, culture, and environment of the Greater Southwest, including Southwest Colorado, the Four Corners, and the Colorado Plateau.


The library is open to the public on Tuesdays from 9AM to 1PM and by appointment.  For more information, call (970) 882-5600 or email

Compact-storage book shelves

Bird guides and recent acquisitions

Children’s books and teacher guides, as well as resources for nature enthusiasts, history buffs, and scholars, are available to check out for periods of up to one month.

The library collections include a variety of archaeological research materials such as professional journals and reprints of seminal articles on regional archaeology. The complete 19-volume final report from the Dolores Archaeological Program (1978-84) is available, as are the original unedited field reports from which it was taken.

Books on shelves