Access and Consultation

The library and archives office receive Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. To make consultation easier, it is suitable to make an appointment.

Much of the preserved material can be digitized so in-person consultation is not always necessary. To obtain reproductions of books or archival documents write to  

The library and archives office do not lend books or documents.

For more information on access and consultation and to make an appointment – 06 39730561

Digital reproductions of documents for publication purposes can be obtained with prior permission to be requested in writing from:

President of the National Academy of Sciences known as the Accademia dei XL
Via L. Spallanzani 7 00161 Rome

The request should specify the first and last name of the applicant and detail the purpose of the request.