| || For an overview of this item's appearances in the Fallout series of games, see Wasteland Survival Guide (item).|
For other uses of the term, see Wasteland Survival Guide.
Published by Moira Brown (with help from the Lone Wanderer) in 2277, the guide saw distribution throughout the wasteland by travelers. The book provides knowledge on how to survive the harsh wasteland. It became popular, as within a short four years, it had already reached as far as Nevada.
Blank books (25)
Wasteland Survival Guide (1)
- Note: the recipe is consumed as part of the crafting process, meaning only one book can be crafted.
Other than being crafted, the skill book can be found in the following locations.
|Closest map marker||Location description|
|Lone Wolf Radio||Inside the radio trailer, near the mattress.|
|Matthews Animal Husbandry Farm||Top balcony of the northern barn, near the barrel crate.|
|Mesquite Mountains camp site||Inside the western tent, behind the bedding and toolbox.(May glitch into the ground)|
|Scavenger platform||Among the books under the fallen metal bookshelf, on the northern platform section.|
|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.|
- There are no additional copies to be found in the Dead Money, Honest Hearts or Old World Blues add-ons. The Courier can, however, craft an additional one in Old World Blues with blank books from the Book Chute, two wonderglues, and the correct recipe.
- It is substantially larger than most other skill books.
- Excluding add-ons, it's the only type of skill book that can be found in outdoor locations.