Access to the service(s) or space(s) listed below has changed due to the University’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. More information on available services and resources can be found here.
Charles L. Blockson Reading Room
Access to research materials is available on-site only. Materials in the collection do not circulate. Photocopying, scanning and/or photographing of most materials is allowed, if the material is in a good condition.
To use special collections (i.e. photographs and manuscripts) users are advised to arrange appointments.
The collection is open to the public and group tours are available by appointment.
For tour reservations call (215) 204-6632.