Book It: Lilly Library Reading Room open by appointment only

How to book your appointment

  • Step one: Locate the materials you need in IUCAT or Archives Online and follow the standard request procedure.
  • Step two: Send an email to liblilly [at] or use our Ask a question page to schedule an appointment.

The Lilly Library will close for renovation on December 6, 2019. Some services and access, including a temporary Reading Room, will be provided on the 10th floor of the Wells Library beginning January 13, 2020.

Please note, the Lilly Library cannot provide reference or digitization services November 6, 2019 through January 13, 2020.

Learn more about our renovation, including a current list of FAQs on our Renovation News page and a list of collections closed during the renovation.

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