Free Resources

Stay connected to the past through these free online resources.

Want a quick overview of an archaeological culture, topic, or place? Try our fact sheet series. To go deeper, explore older back issues of Archaeology Southwest MagazineFind out what we’re learning and sharing at professional conferences through our conference poster series, and discover current research and insights from today’s top scholars through our video archive and Preservation Archaeology blog.

While sheltering at home, you can digitally explore heritage sites and plan future visits.

And for the next few months, we’ll be featuring a recent issue of Archaeology Southwest Magazine and making it temporarily available as a free download. This month’s issue is “Chacoan Archaeology at the 21st Century.” Download yours today, and learn what you can do to help protect this significant ancestral landscape.

Finally, stay connected with us and one another through Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Follow archaeology and heritage news by signing up for our weekly Southwest Archaeology Today newsletter.

Keep well and safe, from all of us at Archaeology Southwest.

Archaeology Southwest Magazine

When a back-issue of the magazine is five-years-old (or older), we make it available to the public as a PDF, free of charge.


Fact Sheet Series

Learn general information about a wide range of archaeological topics in our ever-growing Archaeology Southwest Fact Sheet Series.


Conference Posters

Poster presentations are one way we share our findings at professional conferences. We also post them here to share with you.


Video Archive

Enjoy videos from our Tea and Archaeology series, past Archaeology Café seasons, and more.


Preservation Archaeology Blog

Discover first-hand what our staff, volunteers, and guest authors are learning about life long ago.


Southwestern Heritage Sites

Plan your next adventure by discovering which heritage sites are near you.


Southwest Archaeology Today E-News

Sign up for our free, weekly archaeology and heritage news digest.

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