Make a Research Appointment

**Due to COVID-19, the Avery Research Center’s archives reading room is currently open by appointment only. **


The Avery Research Center reference staff can answer questions regarding books or printed materials, historical or manuscript collections, or other items. Please contact us by using our contact form.

The staff will assist researchers in identifying and retrieving the material they need for research. To request materials for your visit, please contact us with your materials request by making an appointment.

Ask a Question

Get in touch with reference professionals by contacting us. We welcome questions from all users, regardless of their academic affiliation.

Schedule a Virtual Research Consultation

COVID-19 POLICIES: The Avery Research Center is NOT currently open for walk-in, guided tours. Researchers must schedule a consultation BEFORE making a research appointment.

OPEN HOUSE: The Avery Research Center currently offers self-guided tours on the second Wednesday of the month. Advance registration required.