The Kiplinger Research Library
Welcome to the Kiplinger Research Library of the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. We invite you to explore our rich collections of books, pamphlets, photographs, maps, prints, archives and manuscripts in the Gibson reading room on the second floor of the Carnegie building. Admission to the library is free.
The library's regular hours are:
- Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
If you have questions or would like to schedule a special appointment, please contact library@HistoryDC.org
The Historical Society is seeking donations of all types of materials related to D.C. If you wish to make a donation to the collections, please contact the library at 202.383.1850, via email or fill out this online form.
We welcome volunteers and interns to assist in organizing and preserving our collections.