Welcome to the
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
Publication Sales Web Site

Order online or call (775) 682-8766

NBMG publications and some publications of related agencies (USGS maps, for example) are available at the sales office
(Great Basin Science Sample and Records Library, 2175 Raggio Parkway, at the Desert Research Institute campus)
between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. M-F (cash register closes at 3:30), or you can order them on the Web or by mail, telephone, or fax. Please do not e-mail your credit card number to us. We are not allowed to accept credit card information by e-mail for your own security and for our own compliance with PCI - DSS regulations (Payment Card Industry - Data Security Standards).

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Lists of available NBMG publications and maps can be accessed by searching for key words:

or by clicking on the links below or in the left column:
  Urban Area Maps
  Field Studies Maps
Special Publications
  Mineral Industry
Open-File Reports
Educational Series
Rock Collection

Click here for a list of recent publications.

Click here for complete list of NBMG publications including out-of-print publications. Photocopies of out-of-print publications can usually be obtained by special order.

We also stock about 3,500 U.S. Geological Survey topographic and geologic maps of Nevada and adjacent areas, and a few publications from the U.S. Bureau of Mines, Nevada Petroleum Society, National Geographic, and other organizations.

  Internet orders can be safely paid with all major credit cards via VeriSign.

Mail and phone orders must be charged to a credit card or prepaid by check or money order payable to "Board of Regents." All major credit cards are accepted (Visa, MasterCard, Diners' Club, Discover, and American Express); please please include card number, expiration date, 3- or 4-digit vcode, billing address, and a daytime telephone number. You can choose your preference after you have selected the items you want to order.

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In addition to publications, NBMG has available several standard reference materials for precious-metal assays.

If you want to receive e-mail notification of new publications, please send your name, phone number, and email address to cstock@unr.edu.