DC Public Library's Special Collections

DC Public Library's Special Collections

The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, D.C.’s central library, will soon undergo a complete modernization. Special Collections, including Washingtoniana and the Black Studies Center, will close on March 4, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. Photo and archival appointments may be scheduled through March 4, 2017.
 
The department will re-open in spring 2017 with services and collections at a variety of sites in the city.  Please see our interim service plan page for the latest updates.

 

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