Baker Library welcomes a variety of visiting researchers using our collections. 

The unique resources and services within Special Collections are available to the global academic research communities.  

For more information regarding access to Baker Library’s Contemporary Collections and databases, please see our Policies.  

For a full list of library services for visiting researchers, please see below:


Course Support, Research Support | HBS Alumni, HBS Doctoral Students, HBS Executive Education Program Participants, HBS Faculty, HBS MBA Students, HBS Staff, HU Affiliates, Visiting Researchers

Do you want to schedule a research consultation with a Baker librarian? Find out more about how we can help.

Digital Images Requests from Special Collections

Publishing & Dissemination | HBS Alumni, HBS Doctoral Students, HBS Faculty, HBS Staff, HU Affiliates, Visiting Researchers

Research Fellowships at Baker Library

Research Support | HBS Doctoral Students, HBS Faculty, HU Affiliates, Visiting Researchers

Information on fellowships that include support for research at Baker Library.

Research Services for the R.G. Dun & Co. Collection

Research Support | Visiting Researchers

Special Collections reference archivists can conduct a search for individual business or personal names in the R.G. Dun & Co. Credit Reports collection. Arranged geographically, by state or territory, the R.G. Dun & Co. credit ledgers are a rich source of information about American business from the 1840s-1890s. 

Research Services-Special Collections

Research Support | HBS Faculty, HBS Staff, Visiting Researchers

Research archivists and librarians are available to work with you to identify and review potential resources for your research project.