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State Archives Research Room will Open at 9:30 am starting Tuesday, September 3

Effective September 3, 2013, the Office of Cultural Education will implement a uniform start time for hours of operation in the public areas of the State Museum, State Library, and the State Archives:

State Library: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday - Saturday (reference services by telephone or internet beginning at 9 a.m.)
CLOSED: All State-observed holidays

State Archives: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday - Saturday (reference services by telephone or internet beginning at 9 a.m.)
CLOSED: All State-observed holidays

State Museum: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Tuesday - Sunday.
CLOSED: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day

Researchers may use archives and manuscript materials in the shared public research room of the State Archives and State Library Manuscripts & Special Collections Unit, located on the 11th floor of the Cultural Education Center building, until 4:30 p.m., Monday - Saturday.  Staff will be available in the research room to provide on-site and telephone reference consultations from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays, and from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays. 
 
Materials held by the State Archives and Manuscripts & Special Collections Unit will be retrieved from storage at 10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. daily.  An additional retrieval for State Archives records will occur at 12:30 p.m., if needed.