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 more than 107,000 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
Meet a Member: Carissa Nicholson
Meet Carissa Nicholson, an Associate Member at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens working on a dissertation in Art History at the University of Florida.
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 Good Friday, April 14, through Easter Tuesday, April 18, 2017. On Holy Thursday, April 13, the Library will close at 17:00.