The Library and Archives support the research, education, interpretive and resource management programs at Independence National Historical Park. The Library and Archives collect, preserve, and make available for research use to National Park Service staff and the general public, published and documentary material relating to:
The Reading Room is available for research Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (closed on federal holidays). Access by the general public to the Library and Archives is by appointment only.
Researchers shall submit a written request, detailing their research project to the Archivist and Library Manager when requesting an appointment.
Tyler Love, Archivist & Library Manager
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Independence National Historical Park
Library and Archives
143 South Third Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Last updated: June 1, 2017