Skip to main content

Fast Facts

Media: Microfiche - see product description

Intended For

Get Started


  • Download a short description
  • Share


A comprehensive survey of every property or neighborhood recognized by the federal government as significant historically for its architectural or cultural importance or as an archaeological site.

The National Register is the official list of historic properties considered worthy of preservation. No other reference work gives so much information on such a wide range of historically important properties including homes (both mansions and homesteads), public buildings, industrial buildings, monuments of civil engineering, and artifacts such as sailing ships and fairground carousels. Information on each property is arranged by state.

The microfiche edition is in two parts and reproduces the detailed information and photographs held in the Washington office of the National Register of Historic Places. Nearly 50,000 properties are included with over 200,000 photographs and 260,000 pages of text.

Parts I and II
Approximately 11,500 microfiche

Part I
Properties registered through December 1982
6,497 microfiche

Part II
Properties registered 1983-1988
Approximately 5,000 microfiche

Also available by state - full details are given in the Price List.

Our Products

Historic Literary Criticism

Historic Literary Criticism is a collection of over 20,000 historical contemporary reviews, essays and commentary related to more than 500 influential authors from the 17th-early 20th century.

Learn More

ProQuest Dissertation and Theses Dissemination

ProQuest Dissertation and Theses Dissemination takes responsibility for preserving and disseminating graduate research for our university and college partners.

Learn More


Intota -- Discovery, Management and Assessment for a Transformed Library.

Learn More


Helping the Researcher...there is a Dissertation for That!

One dissertation can lead to the discovery of more sources, as well as other works that have been cited in additional dissertations.

Learn More

How to Grow Community with a Seed Library

Seed libraries provide the community with a free resource for growing healthy foods and they promote sustainability and biodiversity.

Learn More