Special Collections' de Gaspé Beaubien Reading Room is open to current Harvard students, staff, and faculty.

Use this form to submit an appointment request for the Reading Room, open Monday through Friday, 10 AM to 4 PM. 

Please note that appointments are not considered finalized until you receive confirmation from staff.   

You may submit appointments for more than one date. If you need to request appointments for more than 3 dates or have any other questions, please contact specialcollectionsref@hbs.edu.

In addition to making an appointment, all users should submit requests for collection material through HOLLIS Special Request.

The Reading Room is tentatively scheduled to reopen to visiting researchers on October 4, 2021. Appointments are not considered finalized until you receive confirmation from staff and requests are subject to cancellation based on guidance from public health officials and Harvard administration.