Biblioteca Berenson

Villa I Tatti, Italian Renaissance Studies
The Berenson Library is part of I Tatti — Harvard's Center for Italian Renaissance Studies in Florence, Italy. It promotes research on all aspects of late-medieval and early modern Italy and its global connections.
Today: 9am - 6pm
Reference Desk 10am - 1pm. 2pm - 5pm
Special Collections 10am - 1pm. 2pm - 5:45pm
I Tatti Appointees 8am - 12am

Features

Quiet study areas Quiet study areas
Conversation areas Conversation areas
Couches / arm chairs Couches / arm chairs
Private desks Private desks
Group tables Group tables
Cafe onsite Cafe onsite
Charging stations Charging stations
Scanners Scanners
Public computers Public computers
Tech loan Tech loan
Lockers Lockers

Visit

  • The Berenson Library is located at: Villa I Tatti, Via di Vincigliata 26, 50135 Florence, Italy.
  • The Library's primary mission is to support the research needs of current appointees of the Harvard Center and, secondarily, those of former I Tatti appointees and the Harvard community.
  • The library also welcomes other scholars, post-graduate researchers, and visitors with legitimate reasons to consult our collections. Apply for access.