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Reading Room Weekend Hours

The Rare Book Reading Room is open for public viewing from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Saturdays and Sundays.  Visitors can view the room and its furnishings and artwork.  Docents are normally available on Saturdays to explain the history of the Reading Room.

Research access is available to qualified scholars on weekdays after making application.


Reading Room looking north

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Rare Book Collection

The Rare Book Collection is available by appointment only

Monday to Friday
9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m. and
2:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Closures in 2014
January 1–3
January 20
February 17
May 9
May 26
July 4
August 8–22
September 1
October 13
November 11
November 14
November 27–28
December 24–31
January 1, 2015