Notices

Color photograph of two bookshelves in the AAR library

Notices

Following the DPCM of November 3, 2020, the Academy’s library and archives will be closed to visitors from Thursday, November 5 until further notice.

All previous reservations for this period are canceled. For questions and suggestions, please contact Sebastian Hierl, Drue Heinz Librarian, at s.hierl [at] aarome.org.

The Photographic Archive and the Norton-Van Buren Archaeological Study Collection continue to accept inquiries and scan requests, but remain closed to the public until further notice.

Academy facilities are closed during most Italian national holidays as well as the fourth Thursday of November (American Thanksgiving) and on July 4 (American Independence Day).

Security Procedures

The following applies to any visitor of the AAR Library:

  • To enter the AAR Library, you need a photo ID (readers’ card; for new readers: ID)
  • No bag, backpack, or luggage larger than 40 x 35 x 15 cm (16 x 14 x 6 in.) is permitted on the property. There is no possibility to leave large items at the gate

Library

Closed until further notice

Regular hours:

Monday–Wednesday

9:00–13:00 & 14:00–18:00

By appointment only

Photographic Archive

Closed until further notice

Regular hours:

By appointment only

Archaeological Study Collection

Closed until further notice

Regular hours:

By appointment only

Barbara Goldsmith Rare Book Room

Closed until further notice

Regular hours:

Monday–Wednesday

14:30–16:30

By appointment only