Special Collections Reading Rooms

Special Collections Reading Rooms

Reading Room Guidelines

  • Follow all DC Public Library customer behavior guidelines during visit.
  • No food or drink permitted.
  • Cell phone use is not permitted.
  • No items can be checked out.
  • All bags much be kept on the floor.
  • Personal laptops on battery power are permitted in all areas; electrical outlets are provided at designated tables. Wifi is available at all DC Public Library locations.
  • Cutting tools are not permitted.
  • Please do not reshelve maps, books, or microfilm; place books on reshelving carts; and return current magazines and newspapers to shelving.
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