Big Book of Science Ashton silo control station


In the north corner of Launch Deck level 3 of Silo wreckage just past a hard locked safe.
Big Book of Science Brewer's beer bootlegging In the cellar all the way in the back room with the sign, on a table with the chem kit to your left.
Big Book of Science Executive suites


On a bookshelf in Vera's room, which is found in the Executive Suites area of the Sierra Madre Casino.
Big Book of Science Nipton Hall On the desk in Mayor Joseph B. Steyn's office on the top floor.
Big Book of Science REPCONN headquarters Located on the ground floor through the door next to the radioactive barrel display. There is another door behind the counter you must pick (HARD difficulty), the book is located on a shelf past the door.
Big Book of Science Y-0 research center


In a corner of the canyon south of the Y-0 building, between two xander root plants by the hand of a skeleton.
Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual Camp Searchlight In the East Chapel, down in the gecko-filled basement, on the floor at the foot of some metal shelves.
Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual Puesta del Sol Switching Station


In the eastern most room of the switching station there is a huge machine on the south side of the room. The book is located on the catwalk that runs around the machine. Its the only portion of catwalk in this room that you have to jump to.
Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual Vault 3 Living Quarters, right after you come down the stairs from the recreation area. Through the 50 Lock/Security door. Turn right on the 2nd shelf.
Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual X-13 research facility


On the floor, opposite the door in the room where you get the chest plate for the sneak suit.
Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual X-13 testing facility


In the reward safe upon completion of all the Stealth Suit tests.
Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual Sunstone Tower


On a bookshelf facing the wall (hidden from view) on the S/E landing up one flight of stairs from the ground floor interior entrance. Can be exposed by placing/throwing explosives onto the bookshelf, underneath the filing cabinet.
D.C. Journal of Internal Medicine Buried Buildings


Just after exiting the Cave of the Abaddon in the south corner under a nightstand in the room with the bed and the exit to The Divide.
D.C. Journal of Internal Medicine Followers Safehouse On the beside table shelf, by the bed on the right, in the second room.
D.C. Journal of Internal Medicine Mesquite Mountains Crater Inside Hell's Motel, below the globe with a hat, on the table with the radio and repair kit.
D.C. Journal of Internal Medicine Villa Clinic


In the Villa Clinic basement, in a tool cabinet next to some fire extinguishers.
Dean's Electronics Nellis Air Force Base Inside Loyal's house, on the long counter next to the ruined terminal (must be stolen).
Dean's Electronics Hopeville Missile Silo Bunker


When walking into the room with the first missile, the book is located to the left in some rubble.(Left of the stairs)
Dean's Electronics Puesta del Sol Switching Station


Puesta del Sol Switching Station in the south center of the map on the upper level next to the terminal that shuts off power to the protected speakers. It is very difficult, but possible, to reach without Christine (her perk delays the speakers) and disarm the trip wire before your collar detonates.
Dean's Electronics Southern Nevada Wind Farm In the shack, on the table with the clipboard and scrap metal.
Duck and Cover! Collapsed Overpass Tunnel


Just south of the exit to The High Road, behind some sand bags, the book is in a crate hiding underneath a teddy bear.
Duck and Cover! Mojave Outpost It is inside the Mojave Outpost barracks, on the bottom shelf, in the middle, below the bar counter. It must be stolen, but can be bought if caught.
Duck and Cover! Nellis Air Force Base It is among the books on the shelf, above the grenade rifle, inside Pearl's Barracks (must be stolen).
Duck and Cover! Ranger Station Foxtrot It is on the table next to Comm Officer Lenk. On the PC version with patch 1.2 there are two books, one on top of the other.
Duck and Cover! Residential District


It is stuck underneath the bed in the same room where you first meet Dean Domino. The book is only obtainable by using explosives and dropping throwing spears to force the book out.
Grognak the Barbarian Cannibal Johnson's Cave On the mattress near the radio, close to the fire (must be stolen).
Grognak the Barbarian Cottonwood Cove Inside the HQ building, upper floor, inside the nightstand next to the bed (must be stolen).
Grognak the Barbarian Hidden Supply Cave Resting on one of the large metal crates, in the cave, sometimes behind the metal crates.
Grognak the Barbarian Jacobstown Lying in front of the oven, in the first bungalow to the east as you head towards the lodge.
Grognak the Barbarian Police Station


Inside the Police Station Basement, on the floor in the room in the Northwest corner in front of the filing cabinets.
Grognak the Barbarian Hopeville Women's Barracks


At the back of the barracks on a small table under a ruined book.
Guns and Bullets Sierra Madre Casino


Go to the second floor and jump on to the support beams. From there, jump down into the cashier's caged area. The book is on the floor behind the cashier's desk.
Guns and Bullets Hopeville Armory


Underneath the desk in North-East corner, with a bed that can be slept on.
Lying, Congressional Style Brooks Tumbleweed Ranch On an open locker shelf, in the upstairs room with the chessboard (must be stolen).
Lying, Congressional Style Cerulean Robotics On the floor among the office desks.
Lying, Congressional Style Lucky Jim Mine Inside the Lucky Jim Mine house, on the bottom shelf below a varmint rifle.
Lying, Congressional Style Sierra Madre Casino


The Tampico, on a shelf, opposite the holotape projector.
Lying, Congressional Style Third Street Municipal Building


In the eastern most corner underneath a physician's desk (may have fallen off building after detonating warhead).
Nikola Tesla and You Hidden Valley In the white plastic bin by the desk in Schuler's office. Bunker L1, west of the central hub corridor junction (must be stolen).
Nikola Tesla and You Hopeville Missile Base Headquarters


Located in the first room on a shelf hidden underneath a burned book.
Nikola Tesla and You Old nuclear test site Inside the irradiated shack on the small table opposite to the exit.
Nikola Tesla and You REPCONN Headquarters 1st Floor, past the 100 Lock/Security door on top of the safe. (Or sneak up to the 3rd floor and get the key from the suitcase next to the skeleton). The room can also be accessed through a hole in the floor of a room on the west side of the 2nd floor (Must pick the lock on the door. It is a level 75 lock <Hard>).
Nikola Tesla and You REPCONN Headquarters 2nd Floor, turn left, first door. On the desk with the lit computer.
Nikola Tesla and You Sierra Madre Casino Vault


Right before you enter the vault door turn around and jump down to the pipes below the walkway, there is a duffle bag with the book inside. The only way back is to go east from the bag and jump on the valved pipe then back to main platform.
Pugilism Illustrated Fisherman's Pride Shack On the bedside table inside the shack.
Pugilism Illustrated Nipton Road Reststop Inside the store lying on a shelf on the south wall in the middle of the room.
Pugilism Illustrated The Tops Inside the Presidential suite in the Tops casino. Inside Pool Room on the tiny table in the corner.
Pugilism Illustrated Vault 11 Inside the living quarters, in female dorm #1, by the fallen dresser near a small sign on the ceiling that says "Ladies".
Pugilism Illustrated Villa


Behind the fountain where you start the Dead Money add-on.
Pugilism Illustrated Wastewater treatment plant


In the north-east corner of the third room, behind a set of tipped-over lockers.
Tales of a Junktown Jerky Vendor Cap Counterfeiting Shack On the suitcase by the bed, in the small back cellar room.
Tales of a Junktown Jerky Vendor Marked men guard outpost


Located through a cellar door on the eastern wall of the building, downstairs on a table near some gore on the north-west wall.
Tales of a Junktown Jerky Vendor Salida del Sol South [25] In a building opposite the door to Salida del Sol House, on a book shelf.
Tales of a Junktown Jerky Vendor Vault 22 In the lab room (up the stairs from the elevator) in Pest Control, on the table with the bubbling vials.
Tumblers Today Bitter Springs Recreation Area Inside the office shack to the west, on the desk in the smaller of the two rooms.
Tumblers Today Hopeville Missile Base


Inside the Hopeville men's barracks, in the toilets underneath an upturned box.
Tumblers Today Sierra Madre Casino


In the casino floor area, 3rd floor office room to south east with auto doc, on top of a tool cabinet in room's northeast corner
Tumblers Today Silver Peak Mine Inside the shack, behind the two small tables, on the ground in an open locker, right of the entrance.
Tumblers Today The Crow's Nest


In a box between the duffle bag and metal box. (Replaced by 2 skill magazines in the patch
Tumblers Today The Prospector's Den Inside the caves, in the subterranean den structure, in the large barracks room, on the floor in the far right corner.
Wasteland Survival Guide Lone Wolf Radio Inside the radio trailer, near the mattress.
Wasteland Survival Guide Matthews Animal Husbandry Farm Top balcony of the northern barn, near the barrel crate.
Wasteland Survival Guide Mesquite Mountains camp site Inside the western tent, behind the bedding and toolbox.
Wasteland Survival Guide Scavenger platform Among the books under the fallen metal bookshelf, on the northern platform section.
Wasteland Survival Guide Waste disposal station


In the middle of the fallen radioactive barrels, behind a skeleton draped over one of the barrels, between two lead-lined metal boxes.
Workbench crate Angel Cave To the right of Joshua Graham.
Workbench crate Cueva Guarache In the Survivalist's room.
Workbench crate Fallen Rock Cave In the same room as the Compliance Regulator.
Workbench crate Stone Bones Cave In the same room as the Desert Ranger combat armor.