Contact Information

Staff

Shannon O'Neill - College Archivist and Personal Librarian to the History Department

soneill@barnard.edu; 212-854-4079

 

Martha Tenney - Digital Archivist and Personal Librarian to the American Studies Program

mtenney@barnard.edu; 212-854-4079

 

General Email

archives@barnard.edu

Requesting Off-Site Materials

The majority of the Archives' collections are currently housed in off-site retrievable storage, for the duration of the construction of the new Teaching and Learning Center. In order to use off-site materials, please email staff at archives@barnard.edu at least a week in advance of any planned visits to the Archives, including in your message the collection and boxes you want to use. Advance notice is required as we recall materials on a weekly basis every Thursday; materials must be requested by 11am on Thursday to make it onto our list of weekly requests. Due to space constraints, we recall a maximum of 15 boxes per week per researcher. Please feel free to contact us if you need assistance selecting materials to request or planning your visit to the Archives. 

Hours

The Archives is staffed between the hours of 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Monday-Friday. Appointments are necessary for all researchers who wish to use archival materials; please email staff at archives@barnard.edu to schedule an appointment. 

Directions

The Barnard Archives and Special Collections are located in 114 LeFrak Center, on the first floor of Barnard Hall.  If you enter Barnard Hall from the front steps (through the main campus gates at 117th street), you'll turn right, and the library entrance will be on your left (there will be an open door across from the Barnard Center for Research on Women). If you enter Barnard Hall from the accessible ramp on the southern end of the building, you'll head straight down the corridor and you'll see the library entrance on your left. The Archives and Special Collections are accessible to people with mobility disabilities. 

 

Locate Barnard Hall on this Google map of Barnard College, 3009 Broadway, NYC or on the Barnard College Campus Map.

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