Historical Documents

The library section provides a central location for extensive information regarding the history and mission of the NNSS. These resources include fact sheets, historical and current videos, photos, and publications including environmental reports, historical documents, U.S. nuclear tests, and newsletters.  

All of these materials support the mission and vision of the NNSS.

If you need additional information, contact the Office of Public Affairs at (702) 295-3521 or email Nevada@NNSA.doe.gov.

Origins of the Nevada Test Site (Dec 2000)

Declassification of the Yields of 11 Nuclear Tests Conducted as Part of the Plowshare Peaceful Uses for Nuclear Explosives Program (Dec 1999)

Development of the Town Data Base: Estimates of Exposure Rates and Times of Fallout Arrival Near the Nevada Test Site (Sep 1994)

The Containment of Underground Nuclear Explosions (Oct 1999)

Nevada Test Site Guide (Mar 2005)

Radiological Effluents Released from U.S. Continental Tests, 1961 through 1992 (Aug 1996)