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Libraries in Rome

Casa della Letteratura
Piazza dell'Orologio 3 (Across from Study Center!)
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Personal books allowed; bring ID

Biblioteca Rispoli
Piazza Grazioli, 4
Tel: 06 45460561
Hours: Mon-Wed 9 am-10 pm, Thurs-Fri 9 am-7 pm, Sat 9 am-1 pm
Personal Books allowed, bring ID and 1 Euro returnable deposit for locker (you must leave your bag in locker)

For Renaissance Studies and Italian literature students

Biblioteca Angelica (beautiful 18th-century setting)
Piazza S. Agostino, 8
Tel 06/6840801
Hours: Tue-Th 8:30 am-7:00 pm; Mon, Fri, and Sat 8:30 am-1:45 pm
Personal Books allowed; bring ID

For History students

Biblioteca di Storia Moderna e Contemporanea
Via Caetani, 32
Tel: 06/6828171, 06/6879629
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-7:30 pm, Sat 8:30 am-1:30 pm
No personal books allowed; bring ID

For Art History students

Biblioteca di Archeologia e Storia dell'Arte
Piazza Venezia, 3
Tel 06/6789965. 06/6787739
Hours: Main section upstairs and Catalogue room:
Mon-Fri 8:30am-7:30pm, Sat 9:30am-1:30pm
Sala Barbo (books on Rome):
Mon-Fri 9:30am- 1:30pm, 2:30pm-7:00pm; Sat 9:30am-1:30pm
No personal books allowed; bring ID

Main University Library for La Sapienza

Biblioteca Universitaria Alessandrina
Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5
Tel 06/4474021
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-7:30pm, Sat 8:30am-1:30pm
No personal books allowed in Sala Lettura

Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale
Via Castro Pretorio, 105
Tel 06/44703989, 06/49891
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-7 pm, Sat 8:30 am-1:30 pm

Personal books allowed; bring ID