The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
Blegen Library
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  • Phone:
    (+30) 213 000 2400
  • In Person:
    54 Souidias Street,
    GR-106 76, Athens,
    Greece
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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

12/17/2014
The Blegen Library gratefully acknowledges the generous donation of the following publications.

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December 10, 2014: Blegen Library is closing at 19.00.

12/10/2014
Attention: Today, December 10, 2014, the Blegen Library will close at 19.00 due to power cut in the School's premises. We regret the inconvenience.

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The Gennadius Library will be closed to the public from December 15, 2014 to January 2, 2015

12/05/2014
Due to the reconstruction of the West Wing of the Gennadius Library, the operation of the reading room will be disrupted from December 15, 2014 until February 10, 2015. The Library will be closed to the public from December 15, 2014 until January 2, 2015.

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