Search Our Collections Between our museums, historic sites, the State Archives and State Library, our collections include millions of artworks, artifacts, documents, books, photographs and more. In our collections you’ll find everything from ancient Egyptian funerary art to documents like the Carolina Charter that instrumental to our state’s founding to publications produced by state agencies today. Use the tiles below to explore our vast holdings. North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped More than 150,000 Braille, large type and digital books; cassettes; and videos held by the Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. Battleship North Carolina See what life was like aboard the most highlight decorated American battleship of World War II by searching through the thousands of artifacts and photographs that make up the collection of the Battleship North Carolina. Digital Collections Nearly 90,000 historic and recent photographs, state government publications, manuscripts and other primary materials from our institution's collections available online. North Carolina Government and Heritage Library Books, journals and other materials available through the Government and Heritage Library and at the Legislative Library, N.C. Museum of Art Library, N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences Library and three other state agency libraries. Search Our Collections From Rembrandt and Picasso to contemporary works by N.C. artists, investigate the N.C. Museum of Art collection here. State Archives MARS Catalog The online catalog for the State Archives and its two regional branches, the Outer Banks History Center and Western Regional Archives. The catalog contains searchable descriptions of many of the items held by all three archives.