Visiting the Library

Regular Academic year Hours (September to June)

Open Stacks Research Collection             Rare Books & Special Collections

Monday          9:00 to 16:45                         Monday              10:00 to 15:30

Tuesday          9:00 to 16:45                        Tuesday              10:00 to 15:30

Wednesday     9:00 to 16:45                        Wednesday        10:00 to 15:30

Thursday         9:00 to 19:45                        Thursday            12:00 to 19:00

Friday              9:00 to 16:45                        Friday                 10:00 to 15:30

Saturday         9:00 to 13:45                        Saturday             10:00 to 12:00


The Gennadius Library is a privately supported Research and Rare book library. Its special collections include manuscripts, archives, rare books and works of art. Many of its holdings are invaluable and irreplaceable. Please respect the privilege of handling these items and help us preserve the marerial in the best possible way by following the rules and regulations of the Reading Room.

The Gennadius Library is non-circulating.  No book or document may leave the library.

We welcome all serious researchers to use the Library and its collections.

First-time readers must apply for a library card. To avoid disappointment when you arrive at the library, and to find out what documents you need to bring to obtain this, please contact the desk attendant at: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

All readers must follow the instructions of the desk attendants and abide by the rules and regulations of the Reading Room. Please consult the reading room rules prior to visiting the library.



Tel. +30-210-7210536