If you are making special plans to visit, we encourage you to contact us prior to your visit so that we can make best use of your research time. Due to high volumes of researchers and low numbers of staff, there will be times that we cannot accommodate drop-in research requests.

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We are a research library; please note that items may not be checked out.

There is a copy machine on premises. Copies must be made by the museum staff and at the discretion of the museum staff. B/W copies are $.10 each.

 


 

Items allowed in the library:

  • Laptop computers
  • Research materials in open folders or binders
  • Pencils
  • Pagers and cell phones
  • Sweaters and jackets normally worn indoors
Items NOT allowed in the library:

  • Large backpacks, purses, briefcases
  • Umbrellas and outerwear
  • Pens, markers
  • Chewing gum, food, or other materials potentially hazardous to the collection
  • Personal copiers


 

NOTE: Digital cameras and scanners by permission only. No marks should be added to or erased from any library materials. Patrons should observe the existing order and arrangement of all materials. Items that appear to be misfiled should be reported to museum staff.