Library and Archives of the Autry

Color photograph postcard of four bear cubs approaching a white car, 1964. Gift of Ms. Sandra Odor. Autry Museum; 2003.22.7.3

Library and Archives of the Autry

NOTICE: Libraries and Archives Temporary Closure and Location Change
In preparation for moving to the Resources Center of the Autry, our new, state-of-the-art research and collections care facility in Burbank, the Braun Research Library and the Autry Library are now closed to visiting researchers and research fellows. Please check back here for the updates about our official opening date. You may continue to contact us via e-mail at and follow us on Twitter @LA_autry. We look forward to seeing you in our new home!

The Library and Archives of the Autry hold unique, rare and significant primary and secondary resources focusing on the peoples and cultures of the American West.  The library contains rare books, serials, maps, photographs, artwork, sound recordings, and manuscript collections. Each year, research fellowships are awarded to support scholarly projects.

Find out more about our research resources when you search our library catalog and our digital database, Collections Online. Please contact us for “Researcher Access” to view additional records.