Reading Room Policies | Newberry

Reading Room Policies

Historic photograph of one of the Newberry’s reading rooms, at a time when electric lights were new to the building.

Due to the latest surge of COVID-19 in Chicago, the Newberry is closed to the public until further notice. Please visit newberry.org/covid19 for updates regarding library operations. If you need virtual assistance with your research, Newberry reference librarians are here to help. Contact us at reference@newberry.org.