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
Amphora Stamps from Thasos: An Interview with Chavdar Tzochev
Chavdar Tzochev discusses his work dating and contextualizing Thasian amphora stamps in the Athenian Agora.
New AMBROSIA Launched
The online home to the catalogues of the Gennadius, Blegen,Wiener Laboratory, and the British School, the new AMBROSIA is simpler and easier to use.
Donations to the Blegen Library
The Blegen Library gratefully acknowledges the generous donation of the following publications.