• Updated: Jan 25, 2016

Welcome to the American Nudist Research Library®, Inc. The ANRL was established 36 years ago on September 3, 1979 to preserve the history of the social nudist movement in North America and throughout the world. It is a repository of material rather

Research Library Resources

Research Library Resources

Dec 31, 2014

ANRL is moving into the digital age. We have scanned over 50% of our magazine archive. We are scanning Club Newsletters as we get them and we’re also working on scanning older Newsletters. We plan to scan our book collection and also photos, postcards, and special interest folders. The resources provided in the following links will provide invaluable information for us to manage and organize our digital archives to enable researchers to accomplish their goals.

We encourage our members to use these resources!

ALA Membership

American Nudist Research Library®, Inc. is a member of ALA

We have been a member since around 2002. We encourage members to use the ALA Web Site

ANRL has a Login to the Web site and if you need the UserID and Password then contact ANRL at anrl@anrl.org

35th Anniversary Banner

35th Anniversary Banner

May 01, 2014

ANRL is now showing its 35th Anniversary Banner. 35th Anniversary Banner

The banner is on display near the front door of the library. 35th Anniversary Banner

The banner is flying at the 35th Anniversary Tent event. 35th Dave-Roe

Research-open research projects

Open Research Projects

Jul 18, 2016 Research (Open Research Projects).md

Several researchers are working with ANRL volunteers on their research projects:

Publicize ANRL

Publicize ANRL

Nov 09, 2014


Updated Mar 08, 2016 rap

Mar 06, 2016 Added “Teddy’s Award Show”, another performance of the Cypress Cove Players (in DVD format) to our Video Archive. Cypress Cove Players Archive

Feb 28, 2016 Added ANRL’s February 2016 Newsletter

Historical Documents