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 a non-circulating, closed stacks library. No book or document may leave the library.
We welcome all serious researchers to use the Library and its collections.
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.
ASCSA's libraries (Blegen, Gennadius and the Wiener Laboratory) are undergoing a major reclassification project for their collections following the Library of Congress system of call numbers. In order for the work to be completed most efficiently and with the least inconvenience to our users, libraries closure is inevitable.
The Gennadius Library will close on May 20, 2019 through August 18, 2019.
In the case of a change in the dates a new notice will be issued.
We apologize for the inconvenience.