The Tamiment Library is located on the 10th floor of New York University's Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South (West 4th Street between LaGuardia and Greene Streets), New York, NY 10012. Map
The Tamiment Library is open to the public. Researchers unaffiliated with New York University must show a valid photo ID to the staff at the Library Privileges window just inside the front door of Bobst Library to obtain a day pass to visit the Tamiment Library on the 10th floor of the building.
Reader Registration: Researchers must register to use the library's collections, which entails filling out a registration form and showing a traceable photo ID. They will receive a Tamiment Library card valid during the Tamiment Library's open hours for six months from the date of issue, when presented with a valid photo ID.
Please call the library's reference desk (212) 998-2630 for additional information.
Hours: During the spring and fall semesters, the library is open Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. until 5:45 p.m. and most Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. During the summer, the library is open Monday through Thursday, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Friday by prior special arrangement only.
Library Services: The collections are non-circulating. Photocopying service is available, except where legal restrictions or preservation concerns take precedence. Catalog entries for the majority of the holdings may be found by searching BobCat, the Elmer Holmes Bobst Library's online catalog.
Reference inquires should be directed to:
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