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  • Gennadius Library Closed December 15, 2014 to January 2, 2015
  • The Gennadius Library will be closed to the public from December 15, 2014 to January 2, 2015 due to construction. 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.
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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

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 until January 2, 2015

12/08/2014
Η Γεννάδειος Βιβλιοθήκη θα είναι κλειστή για το κοινό από 15/12/2014 έως 02/01/2015

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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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