Make a Research Appointment

**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

Click here to explore digital collections and search the Lowcountry Digital Library

MUSEUM TOURS: The Avery Research Center is currently open for guided tours by appointment and self-guided tours on selected days.

QUARTERLY OPEN HOUSE: The Avery Research Center currently offers self-guided tours each quarter (April, July, October, January) on Wednesdays. Advance registration requested.

ARCHIVES: Researchers must schedule a consultation BEFORE making a research appointment.