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Washingtoniana, 1945The Black Studies CenterThe Peabody Room
The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library has closed for modernization. Collections are now available by appointment at the following partner locations as well as The Peabody Room at Georgetown Library.

Washingtoniana Reference & Photos

Newseum Office Building
6th and C Streets NW, 3rd Floor Mezzanine
Washington, DC 20001


Schedule an Appointment
Open by Appointment Only:
Tuesday, 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.; 
Wednesday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; 
One Saturday per month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (Oct 23 & Dec 16)

Join us for Tuesday Evening Library Resources Workshops 
By registration only, 5:30 - 7 p.m. on October 3, October 17, November 14, November 28, December 12

Collections Available

DC Community Archives & Periodicals

Library of Congress
Newspaper and Current Periodicals Room
101 Independence Ave SE
Washington, DC 20540


Schedule an Appointment 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday,
10 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. by appointment;
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday,
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. by appointment

Collections Available



The Peabody Room

Georgetown Neighborhood Library
3260 R St. NW, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20007


Monday & Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
2nd & 4th Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Also open by appointment.

Peabody Room Collections

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