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Washingtoniana, 1945The Black Studies CenterThe Peabody Room
The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library has closed for modernization.
Selected collections are now available at the locations below.


Washingtoniana Reference & Archives

4340 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008


Tuesday & Thursday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesday & Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
1st & 3rd Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Walk-in hours 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Tuesday - Friday

See available collections here.

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




Black Studies Center

 Selected books from our Black Studies Collection are available for check out at:

Woodridge Neighborhood Library
1801 Hamlin Street NE
Washington, DC 20018

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