Marquand Art Library - Services

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

Firestone Library
 (609) 258-3783 Scribner: (609) 258-8146
Fax: (609) 258-6950

Services

Marquand Library provides a variety of services to its patrons, including in-house digitization (scanning on demand); reference assistance in person and via e-mail; library orientations and tours; one-on-one research consultations; group instruction; assistance with using our rare book collection on an individual basis or for a class consulation; and, assistance to faculty members placing physical and online items on course reserve, including video.

* Marquand's two (temporary) reading rooms are straight ahead on C Floor when exiting the elevators (Special Collections is on the right)
* Scribner Atrium (C-7M) is straight ahead (the default for requests), while the West Atrium (C-4K) is to the left (for heavier users - request a Study Shelf via the link below) 
* All books must be requested for delivery to Firestone via the library catalog; Marquand's stacks are off-site currently
* Some reference titles and current periodicals are available for browsing in the West Atrium
* Marquand Remote Storage items are shipped from Upstate NY twice per week, on Tues. and Fri. afternoons but must first be delivered to our off-site processing facility. ReCAP titles come to campus more often.
* All material being held by last name will be viewable in the Scribner Atrium. Scribner also includes books on course reserves.
* All Avery Library (Columbia) and Harvard items must be viewed in the Scribner Atrium
* Patrons should first look for a Princeton copy to request (if one): look for the copy that lacks SCSB in the URL
* Patrons with assigned study shelves may use the West Atrium reading room, its carrels, or comfortable seating
* Only the West Atrium reading room is meant to be a quiet study space.
* Reference services are available in the West Atrium or by emailing marquand@princeton.edu . Marquand's main phone number: 609-258-3783
* Restrooms are located to the right of the Scheide Library: at C-10F-2W and C-10F-1M, specifically (make a right after exiting the elevators)