There are many online and local book stores to purchase current books, but finding out of print volumes can be difficult. The following services may be helpful:

Libraries and Museums Known To Have Union Pacific Collections


  • California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento, California
  • UCLA Library


  • Colorado Railroad Museum
  • Denver Public Library


  • Albertson College Library
  • American Falls Public Library
  • Boise State University Library
  • Butte/Silver Bow Archives
  • Canyon County Museum
  • City of Boise Public Library
  • Idaho Falls Public Library
  • Idaho Historic Rails
  • Idaho State University
  • Idaho State Historical Society
  • Lost River Public Library
  • Museum of Idaho
  • Museum of North Idaho
  • Northwest Nazarene University Library
  • Owyhee County Museum and Library
  • Pocatello Public Library
  • Teton County Historical Society
  • Twin Falls Public Library
  • University of Idaho Library
  • Victor Idaho Public Library
  • Soda Springs Public Library


  • Union Pacific Railroad Museum, Council Bluffs, Iowa.


  • Beaverhead County Library, Dillon, Montana.
  • Dillon Public Library, Dillon, Montana.


  • Ashton History Center
  • Central City Library and County Historical Society
  • Columbus Public Library
  • Cozad Library
  • Dawson County Historical Society
  • Dodge County Historical Society
  • Fremont Library
  • Gibbon Library
  • Gothenburg Library
  • Grand Island Library
  • Kearney Library
  • Ketchum Public Library
  • Lewis-Clark State College Library
  • Lexington Library
  • Lincoln County Historical Society
  • Nebraska State Historical Society
  • Overton Library
  • Platte Valley Historical Society
  • Rexburg Public Library
  • Shelton Library and County Historical Society


  • University of Las Vegas


  • Utah State Railroad Museum


Other Locations

  • WorldCat online “card catalog” of books held by libraries in the United States.