Research is one of the fundamental activities of the Nova Scotia Museum.  Museum publications share research about our collection to advance our understanding of the world and encourage research by others.  The Museum publishes BooksCuratorial Reports, Infosheets, and Exhibit Research Reports.

Nova Scotia Museum publications are available electronically through an Open Journal System catalogue hosted by Dalhousie University. Click here to access the catalogue.

NEW - Curatorial Report No.108, List of Fish found in the Freshwaters of Nova Scotia, by Andrew J Hebda, 2019

Infosheet on Membertou’s Gourd (PDF 528 KB)  

Infosheet on Membertou’s Gourd - French (PDF 526 KB)

Infosheet on The Mi'kmaq