Shooting Star
Rocky Stream
Bee on a Daisy

Citizen science is collaborative research done by everyday people, anytime, anywhere, to help answer questions scientists can’t answer alone. A citizen science project can involve one person or millions of people collaborating towards a common goal. Typically, public involvement is in data collection, analysis, or reporting.  -

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PVPL Citizen Science Kits available to checkout include:

  • Astrophotos - Lunar Photography

  • Observing Pollinators

  • Exploring Biodiversity

  • Measuring Light in the Night

  • Monitoring Air Quality

  • Stream Mapping

New Kits Coming Soon!

  • GLOBE Observer: Clouds

  • Western Monarch Milkweed Mapper

Citizen Science Kits - Browse the collection and reserve an item with your library card. 

Citizen Science Kits are available for checkout for patrons ages 18 and up. One Citizen Science Kit allowed per library card. 

Items must be picked and returned to Prescott Valley Public Library's Information Desk.

This project is supported by the Arizona State Library, Archives & Public Records, a division of the Secretary of State, with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library