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Help Materials

There are a few different ways users can find help and support as they learn how to use PA-SHARE. Please note that additional help materials are under development and will be published to this page.

Step-by-Step Tutorials

These written tutorials provide step-by-step instructions with screenshots for using PA-SHARE. 

Signing In and Subscribing to PA-SHARE

Searching for Resources and Other Information in PA-SHARE

Submitting a Federal Historic Tax Credit Project in PA-SHARE

Submitting a New Environmental Review Project in PA-SHARE

Submitting a New Request for a DOE Project in PA-SHARE

Submitting a New Request for an National Register Project in PA-SHARE

Submitting Surveys, Resources and Reports for Environmental Review Archaeology Investigations

Submitting a Success Story in PA-SHARE

Adding an Above Ground Resource to PA-SHARE

Adding an Archaeological Resource to PA-SHARE

Understanding the Map Interface in PA-SHARE

Understanding PA-SHARE's External User Queues

Managing a Covenant Project in PA-SHARE

Managing a Keystone Review Project in PA-SHARE

Using PA-SHARE to Consult with PA SHPO under Section 106 or Pennsylvania History Code

PA-SHARE Training Videos

These video recordings are from previous PA-SHARE trainings and may be useful overviews of how to search and how to submit information. Additional recordings will be posted to PHMC's YouTube PA-SHARE playlist and PA SHPO playlist throughout the year.

The following videos were originally recorded to demonstrate submitting an Environmental Review project on the PA-SHARE playlist:

The following videos include information about submitting other information through PA-SHARE on the PA SHPO playlist:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Visit the dedicated PA-SHARE FAQ page on the PHMC website for answers to frequently asked questions.

Contact Us

Email the PA SHPO with questions and request assistance by sending us an email at We will do our best to answer your email quickly so that you can continue with your work.


Throughout PA-SHARE, there is robust contextual help, meaning helpful guidance right on the screen next to the area you’re working with.