New York Public Library, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture - Manuscripts Division
515 Malcolm X Boulevard
New York NY, 10037-1801
United States of America (US)
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Access NoteAlthough the Schomburg Center itself has longer hours, the Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division is closed on Sunday and Monday, and open 12 noon to 6:00 pm, Tuesday and Wednesday, and 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
Researchers planning to visit the Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division should first call the Center and/or consult the online Archives Portal to determine which collections/boxes they will need to use. Then make an appointment by filling out the online registration form. Bring a valid id when visiting the Mss. Division.