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  • We would like to inform the public that due to the progress of the reconstruction works in the West Wing of the Library the levels of noise will increase significantly in the next few weeks and the operation of the reading room may be disrupted.
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Καλώς Ήρθατε

Η Γεννάδειος Βιβλιοθήκη είναι η βιβλιοθήκη της Αμερικάνικης Σχολής Κλασικών Σπουδών με εξειδίκευση στην Ελλάδα μετά το τέλος της αρχαιότητας.

Οι συλλογές ξεπερνούν τους 120.000 τόμους και συνεχίζουν να αυξάνονται. Ακόμα διαθέτει τα προσωπικά αρχεία γνωστών πολιτικών, λογοτεχνών και καλλιτεχνών.

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Opened in 1926 with 26,000 volumes from diplomat and bibliophile, Joannes Gennadius, the Gennadius Library now holds a richly diverse collection of over 120,000 books and rare bindings, archives, manuscripts, and works of art illuminating the Hellenic tradition and neighboring cultures.

Located in an architecturally significant building across the street from the main American School campus, the Library has become an internationally renowned center for the study of Greek history, literature, and art, from ancient to modern times. In addition to its role as a library and research institution, “the Gennadeion” is also an active participant in the Athenian and international community through its public lectures, seminars, concerts, exhibitions, and publications.

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61 Souidias Street
106 76 Athens
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Gennadius Library News

VIDEOCAST - John Camp “Dodwell and Ottoman Athens, 1805

02/10/2015
Ottoman Athens, 1458-1833 Exhibition & Lecture by John Camp “Dodwell and Ottoman Athens, 1805”

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Ottoman Athens, 1458-1833

02/06/2015
The Gennadius Library of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens is organizing an exhibition entitled "Ottoman Athens, 1458-1833" from February 10 to June 30, 2015.

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VIDEOCAST - Alexander Alexakis, University of Ioannina, Ιστορίες Μαγείας από το Βυζάντιο στην Ευρώπη

01/13/2015
Alexander Alexakis, University of Ioannina - Ιστορίες Μαγείας από το Βυζάντιο στην Ευρώπη

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