Library for classical studies and archaeology
Library of rare books, manuscripts, and artworks from post-antique Greece to the present
Personal Papers and Archives
Personal papers of Greek historical and cultural figures as well as letters, photos, and excavation records recording the history of the School
Laboratory dedicated to scientific research and analysis
Use of School Facilities
For research at the Blegen Library: You must obtain a visitor card - click here to find out more. Membership in the American School of Classical Studies normally includes the privilege of 24-hour access to The Blegen Library - click here to find out more.
For research at the Gennadius Library: First-time readers must apply for a library card - click here for more information.
For access to Personal Papers and Archives: Archives are open Mon-Fri, 9:30 – 15:30, by appointment only. Prior to your visit, submit electronically an application form - click here for more information.
For access to the Wiener Laboratory: Visitors to the lab should call beforehand - click here for more information.
Acceptance of Membership at the School also allows students or scholars access to the facilities.
Click here for more information about performing independent research at the School
You can find more information about Membership on our Apply for Associate Membership (Independent Research) page. If awarded a School fellowship or grant, the awardee will also be granted Associate Membership.