Library Collections

Library Materials Donation

The National Sporting Library & Museum welcomes donations to its Library collections. NSLM collects materials in the following subject areas:

  • Carriage Driving
  • Cockfighting
  • Dressage
  • Equestrian Competition
  • Equitation
  • Falconry
  • Flat Racing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Foxhunting
  • Harness Racing
  • Horse Breeds & Breeding
  • Horse Care
  • Horse Shows
  • Hunting
  • Polo
  • Sporting Art
  • Sporting Dogs
  • Sporting Firearms
  • Trail Riding
  • Wing Shooting

Donations may be made in one of two ways.

  1. Conditional Donation. Items in the donation that are not added to the collection will be returned to the donor.
  2. Unconditional Donation. Items in the donation that are not added to the collection will be sold or disposed of by the Library.

Materials may be donated during normal operating hours; all donations must be accompanied by a printed, completed and signed Library Incoming Object Receipt. For donation of large collections, contact NSLM staff to schedule an evaluation.

NSLM is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and book donations are tax deductible. Regulations prohibit NSLM from providing value assessment to donors.

Contact John Connolly, the George L. Ohrstrom, Jr. Librarian at 540-687-6542 x18 or JConnolly@NationalSporting.org with questions.


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  • 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Contact Us

  • Address: 102 The Plains Road,
    Middleburg, VA 20117

  • Mailing Address: PO Box 1335, Middleburg, VA 20118

  • Phone: (540) 687-6542

  • Email: info@nationalsporting.org