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Access: Non-residents

Non-residential scholars

Non-residents are very welcome at the British School at Rome Library

A Library Membership scheme is available to scholars wishing to use the BSR Library and Archive

Library Membership gives access to the Library during opening hours 9.00-18.45 Monday to Friday until the 28 reserved desks are occupied

To become a Library Member

Application should be made in person and you will need to bring:

  • a letter of introduction from  your university or academic institution
  • if applicable, confirmation of residency in another foreign academy in Rome
  • passport-size photograph
  • passport / proof of identity

There are 2 categories of Library Membership:

  • Annual : 30 euro
  • Monthly: 10 euro

This fee is waived if you are resident at one of the other foreign academies in Rome

BSR Members receive free Library Membership on confirmation of their status

Download forms

Application for Library membership (English / Italian)

Library information (English / Italian)

Agreement to Library information (English / Italian)

Internet access guidelines (English and Italian)

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Thanks to the generosity of the Packard Humanities Institute the Library is open:

Monday-Friday 9.00-18.45

The Library and Archive entrance is through the left hand door of the main portico

Public access to the Library is limited by the number of desks available.

The Archive is available by appointment