In Fallout: New Vegas, it can be used (via the Book Chute in the add-on Old World Blues) to make blank books which are used in skill book recipes to make skill books. With the Voracious Reader perk, they are also used to create skill magazines. They can be found in many locations, predominately in houses and libraries.
- 117 in Blackhall Manor in Point Lookout.
- 77 in Calvert Mansion.
- 63 in the Museum of History offices.
- 35 in the Arlington Library lobby.
- 22 in the Springvale school elementary.
- Arlington Library
- Rivet City
- Vault 106
- Tenpenny Tower
- Old Olney
Fallout: New Vegas
- 23 in the H&H Tools Factory.
- 21 in the REPCONN test site facility and 16 in the basement.
- 19 in the Bison Steve Hotel's second and third floors in Primm.