Reading Room to Open Tuesday, February 19 at 11:00 a.m.
The interior repairs to the dome will be completed on Tuesday, February 19. The library will be closed until 11 a.m.
The library will be open its usual hours through Friday, February 15, but with a temporary reading room with limited seating. We will do our best to accommodate readers, but there may be delays in paging and other services. If you can postpone your research at AAS until after February 19, we recommend and request that you do so.
The library is closed Monday, February 18, in observation of Presidents' Day.
Image on homepage: Antiquarian Hall's reading room under construction (ca. 1910) - Waldo Lincoln eagerly followed the progress of construction by taking a series of photographs. The assembly of one of the tapered columns of Siena marble surrounding the reading room was captured in this photograph.