Nabb Research Center- Explore the history and culture of the Delmarva Peninsula


at Salisbury University

Preserving the heart and soul of Delmarva


Map & Directions
Wayne and Power Streets
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 543-6312

Visiting Hours
Monday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Nabb Research Center Fee Schedule

Also see: Duplication Request | Reproduction Policy | Copyright & Fair Use

* General Fees:

  • Daily use of the Center is available to all researchers for a $5-per-day research fee.

  • Yearly membership is available and the varying types of membership offer unlimited research at the Center for the membership duration. 

  • A .25 per photocopy is levied for patrons using the photocopy machine.

* Research by Mail:

  • For a pre-paid fee, a staff researcher or volunteer will perform genealogical or local historical research utilizing sources available at the Nabb Research Center.  We cannot guarantee results, but will make every effort to respond to your research request.  We will advise you if your request is beyond the scope of our resources or if staff time is not available for extensive research requests.  Your credit card or check will be processed when received.

    Please allow up to 6 – 8 weeks to process requests.

    Membership must be current for Member prices to apply

* Research Fee Schedule:  

  • 1.      Members:  $30 for 1st hour & $25 each additional hour

    Non-members:  $50 for 1st hour & $40 each additional hour


    Prices include up to 10 pages of copied material; each additional page - 50 cents

    Minimum fee – 1 hour

    Allow 6-8 weeks for delivery; check/credit card will be processed upon receipt


    2.      Exact citation photocopy – with an exact citation provided, photocopies of printed or microfilmed material may be provided.  Price is per each cited item.  Following copyright laws we will not make photocopies of complete books. 


    Members:  $15 includes up to 10 pages; 50 cents for each additional page

    Non-members:  $20 includes up to 10 pages; 50 cents for each additional page

* Making Requests:

  • In order to make the most efficient use of time, describe your request needs as clearly as possible by telling us what you already know which will help with identification, what you want to know and what sources you have already used.  Relevant information may be sent along with your request.  Let us know if there are specific sources you want searched.  Complete the Research By Mail Request Form.

Copyright & Fair Use   *  Standards & Policies   *  Citation Guidelines

Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture
East Campus Room 190 | Salisbury, Maryland 21801 | 410.543.6312

Salisbury University