Use this service to make general or scholarly inquiries.
Use the form below to ask questions about:
Biographical and historical information
Quotations or citations
Early books you may own (Note: we do not provide appraisals of rare items.)
Use the form below to ask questions about the Folger collections
Rare items are not paged on Saturdays. To order rare items ahead for an upcoming Saturday: ReadingRoom@folger.edu
For information on how to register and housing options: Registrar@folger.edu
To place a photographic order: click here
Limited staff precludes us from answering some types of queries if they require extensive research, including the following:
Document delivery: we do not send books or extensive photocopies
Major picture research
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