Access the Archives

The Department of Special Collections and Archives is open by appointment Mondays through Fridays between 10am and 5pm. To make an appointment please contact us at 718-997-3650 or We are located in room 317 on the third (main) floor of the Benjamin Rosenthal Library.

Researchers will be asked to fill out a registration form and are expected to follow rules for handling archival materials outlined by Department staff.

Coming from off campus? Check out our directions to campus and campus map.

The American Historical Association publishes a Guide to Archival Research that provides some useful context for visiting archives.