State Library In-Person Access

The State Library is open to walk-in visitors Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 4:30 pm. 

While not required, appointments are recommended to ensure availability of work space.

8:30 am – 10:00am by appointment only. To schedule an appointment contact:

Please note:

  • Masks are not required but recommended.
  • Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Entrance to the Library is through the doors facing the State House Annex and fountain (East side).
  • Sign in at the guard’s station.
  • Staff and patrons will maintain a 6-foot distance from each other.
  • Levels 3 and 4 of the Library are open to the public. Items needed from other locations within the library will be paged upon request.
  • Visitors with a defined end time to their research session will leave promptly at that time.