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For the time being, the University Archives and Special Collections Reading Room will be closed to in-person researchers. University Archives and Special Collections staff will be working to answer research queries and requests remotely. You may experience delays with regard to your reference requests. We appreciate your patience during this time period and look forward to working with you.

Goldfarb Library entranceHours

We encourage you to make a research appointment with us. Please call 781-736-4657, or send us an email.


The Robert D. Farber University Archives and Special Collections Department is located on the second floor (one floor down from the main floor) of Goldfarb Library at Brandeis. For more information please refer to the directions to campus and campus maps.

When you enter the Brandeis campus, stop at the brick security booth at the entrance to campus, where you can collect a parking pass and directions for available parking. The Goldfarb Library is located in the Upper Campus.