To use the resources of the Archives researchers must first:
When working with materials researchers must:
- Be responsible for safeguarding material made available to them in the reading room.
- Use pencils and loose paper when taking notes.
- Not lean on, write on, fold, trace, or handle the books or manuscripts in any way likely to damage them.
- Leave bags, backpacks, briefcases, computer cases, purses, and notebooks in the main desk while working in the reading room. (Laptop computers may be used in the reading room)