Encyclopedia of New Mexico subjects, with links to library items and other resources

NMPedia - New Mexico Encyclopedia


An encyclopedia of New Mexico's people, places, history, culture, institutions, and attractions, with links to library resources and beyond.

The NMPedia is designed to help you find information about New Mexico's rich history and culture.

Click on the alphabet tabs to the left to access entries beginning with that letter.

For many entries, you can:

  • Click through on the entry title to discover library materials on the subject
  • Click out to websites related to the subject


This encyclopedia is not meant to be "the last word." The entries are designed to help lead you to the information you are looking for and along the way discover new, interesting, and surprising things about New Mexico.