Marquand Art Library

Marquand Library of Art and Archaeology

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Today's Hours

For summer, holidays or recess hours, please consult the full schedule.

Contact Us

Phone: (609) 258-3783
Fax: (609) 258-7650
The Marquand Art Library is located in McCormick Hall
Marquand main study area

Marquand will relocate to Firestone Library in spring 2021

Marquand is preparing to relocate to Firestone Library in spring 2021, in advance of construction planned for the new Princeton University Art Museum and McCormick Hall. Find relevant dates and moving schedules here.

Marquand is one of the oldest and most extensive art libraries in America. The collection of some 500,000 volumes covers world art and architecture from antiquity to the present, and includes distinguished rare book holdings. The library was fully renovated in 2003 and occupies 46,000 square feet on five floors of McCormick Hall. Marquand serves the Princeton University community and scholars from around the world, attracting over 150,000 visitors a year.

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