Museum

Thomas J. Watson Library

The Libraries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • Watson Library

    REGISTER HERE
    to use the Library

    For Visitors:
    Monday-Thursday
    10:00-5:15
    Friday 10:00-6:00
    Saturday 10:00-5:00

    For Museum Staff:
    Monday-Friday 9:00-6:00
    Saturday 10:00-5:00

    Paging ends
    at 3:30pm on weekdays
    at 1:30pm on Saturdays
    See paging times.

    See Access and Hours for more detailed information and Holiday Closings.
    (212) 650-2225

  • Nolen Library

    For Visitors:
    Daily 10:00-5:00

    For Museum Staff:
    Monday-Friday
    9:00-5:00
    Saturday-Sunday
    10:00-5:00

    See the Nolen Library page for more detailed information.
    (212) 570-3788

Filed under: Online Tutorials

Instructional Video: Requesting Library Materials

For optimal viewing, use the Full Screen mode and set Video Quality to HD (720p or above) using the “gear” icon.