LANL Research Library: delivering essential knowledge services for national security sciences since 1947

Los Alamos National Laboratory Research Library

About the Research Library

We deliver agile, responsive knowledge services, connecting people with information, technology and resources.

Essential knowledge services for national security sciences.

The Research Library provides extensive collections of books, journals, databases, patents and technical reports and offers literature searching, training and outreach services. The library's R&D component pursues cutting-edge work in areas such as open archives, recommendation systems and visualization, emergency response information systems, and discovery systems.

Access for Members of the Public

Public Access Available Resources (from OUTSIDE Library)

Subject Pages list core resources by subject, and may contain other publicly available resources.

Public Access Available Resources (from WITHIN Library)

Visitors onsite can access the Library's print collection of books and journals (as listed in the LANL Library Catalog Search). 12 public computer terminals provide access to:
  • Electronic Databases
  • Electronic Books (some limitations)
  • Electronic Journals 

access hours Hours of Operation

The Research Library is pleased to offer public hours 7:30am-5pm Monday-Thursday and 7:30-4pm Friday (excluding Lab holidays/closures).