Idaho's digital collection has more than half million records, including death records, naturalization records, and various publications. There are military records as well, such as Civil War veterans, state guard files, and pension information.
The Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives contains a variety of resources that are of specific interest to the genealogical researcher. The Idaho State Library provides free access to magazines, professional journals, newspapers, and reference books to Idaho residents.
The fundamental purpose of the NPS is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations. The NPS provides highlights, statistics, and a list of national parks for Idaho.