Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
The finest collection of resources for research on the history of women in America, Schlesinger Library has strong holdings in women’s rights and feminism, health and sexuality, work and family life, culinary history and etiquette, and education and the professions.
Today: 9am - 5pm
Reading Room 9am - 4:45pm



3 James Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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  • The Schlesinger Library is open to the public and welcomes all visitors.
  • To register to use the reading room one form of photo identification is required.