One of two libraries of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, the Blegen Library focuses on all aspects of Greece and the Greeks from the earliest prehistory through late antiquity.The Library currently has about 100,000 volumes and nearly 700 periodicals. In its field, it is one of the premier research libraries in the world and the best in Greece. The Blegen library is open to Members of the American School of Classical Studies, and to approved visitors.
Members and Visitors alike are required to follow the Rules of the Blegen Library
Blegen Library News
Donations to the Blegen Library
The Blegen Library gratefully acknowledges the generous donation of the following publications.
Blegen Library Easter Holiday Hours
During the Easter holiday period, the Blegen Library will be closed to visitors from Friday 18 April, through Tuesday 22 April, 2014. On Thursday 17 April, the Library will close at 17:00.
Kostis Kourelis on the Forgotten Architects of the Corinth Excavations
On March 11th, Professor Kostis Kourelis of Franklin and Marshall College delivered a fascinating lecture about architects who worked for the Corinth excavations from 1903 to 1933.