The Gennadius Library is undergoing a major reclassification project of its collections according to the Library of Congress system. This change will allow stack access to the Library’s research collections. In order for the work to be completed most efficiently, the Library will remain closed to the public from May 20 through August 18, 2019. We apologize for the inconvenience.

During this time there is limited possibility for the study of manuscripts and rare books from the Special Collections of the Library every Wednesday from 9.00am. to 4.00pm. Το arrange an appointment, please send an e-mail message to  Irini Solomonidi, Senior Librarian, at least two days prior to your visit. 

The Gennadius will reopen on Monday August 19, 2019 with a limited summer schedule as follows Monday-Thursday 9:00 – 16.30, Friday 9:00 – 15:00 (closed on Saturday).