Research

RESEARCH AT THE HELEN FARR SLOAN LIBRARY & ARCHIVES

The Library welcomes all researchers who have an interest in our collections.  Library staff can also answer brief collections-based inquiries from off-site researchers by phone, email, or mail.  To schedule an appointment or submit an information request, please call 302.351.8540 or e-mail rdieleuterio@delart.org.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Who may use the Library?
The Library and Archives collections are available for research by anyone with an interest in them.

Do I need an appointment to visit the Library?
Yes, the Library is open by appointment only. Please request an appointment as far in advance of your preferred dates as possible.

How do I schedule an appointment?
To schedule an appointment or submit an information request, please e-mail rdieleuterio@delart.org or call 302.351.8540.  Please read the Access to Archives and Special Collections Policy and complete a Researcher Registration Form prior to your visit.

What are the Library’s hours?
The Library is open by appointment to visitors Wednesday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

How do I find which collection items I want to see?
Please use the Library’s online catalog to search for materials. Finding aids for the Manuscript Collections may be found here.