Service Update May 13, 2022:
Onsite access to NYU Libraries for external researchers:
- All visitors to NYU Campus buildings, including the Library, must be cleared in advance by submitting proof of Covid vaccination and booster (if eligible) to NYU’s portal.
- Appointments for external researchers must be scheduled as far in advance as possible of your preferred date(s).
- Please read the University Policy for visitors prior to requesting an appointment.
In-person appointments may be available for current NYU students, faculty and staff.
Please contact the collections directly for appointment and research-related questions.
Visit the Libraries’ NYU Returns page for more information.
NYU Special Collections
NYU Special Collections—Fales Library, Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Archives, and University Archives—are by appointment only. Plan your visit to the NYU Special Collections Center at Bobst Library
Poly Archives & Special Collections
The Poly Archives & Special Collections held at Bern Dibner Library in Brooklyn are appointment only. Plan your visit to the Poly Archives
U.S. & U.N. Documents Collections
Access passes to these collections can be obtained at Library Privileges.
The last passes are issued 30 minutes before the collection is scheduled to close.