The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
  • From the Archives
  • From the Field Carl W. Blegen is the most famous American archaeologist ever to work in Greece, and no American has ever had a greater impact on Greek archaeology. Yet Blegen, unlike several others of his generation, until now has found no biographer.
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Blegen Library
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    (+30) 213 000 2400
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    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

Students from Athens University Conducting Archival Research at ASCSA

04/27/2015
Φοιτητές του Πανεπιστημίου Αθηνών και αρχειακή έρευνα στην ΑΚΣΚΑ

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Blegen Library closed May 1

04/27/2015
The Blegen Library will be closed to visitors on Friday 1 May, 2015 in observance of the national holiday.

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Donations to the Blegen Library

04/24/2015
The Blegen Library gratefully acknowledges the generous donation of the following publications.

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