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Utah: State Resource Guide

This guide provides access to digital materials related to the state of Utah at the Library of Congress, as well as links to external websites and a selected print bibliography.


Utah, nicknamed the Beehive State, was admitted to the Union on January 4, 1896. It is designated as the 11th largest state (in terms of square miles) in the United States. Salt Lake City is the capital.

This guide compiles links to digital materials related to Utah such as books, government documents, manuscripts, maps, motion pictures, photographs, sheet music, and sound recordings that are available throughout the Library of Congress website. In addition, it provides links to external websites focusing on Utah and a bibliography containing selected works for both general and younger readers.