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) 258-6950
The Marquand Art Library is located in Firestone Library
Marquand main study area

Marquand is one of the oldest and most extensive art libraries in America. The collection of over 500,000 volumes covers world art and architecture from antiquity to the present and includes distinguished rare book holdings. Marquand serves the Princeton University community and scholars from around the world, attracting over 150,000 visitors a year. For the next three to five years, McCormick Hall is about to undergo renovation for construction of the new Princeton University Art Museum. Marquand Library’s collections will be available by request in temporary reading rooms in Firestone Library.

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