Announcement: Satellite Reading Room for Digital Content Opens in DC Office

Thursday, February 7, 2019

By Sarah Patton

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives and the Hoover Institution Washington, DC office are pleased to announce the opening of a satellite reading room for digital content at the Hoover DC office. Three computer workstations will serve digital collection material, including:

  • (above) View of computer workstations in the DC satellite reading room.
    Ba’th party records
  • Iraq Memory Foundation records
  • Hoji Shinbun newspapers
  • Afghan partisan serials
  • East Asia Vault material
  • More than 66,000 items that make up our digital collections website, including the poster collection, a wide variety of sound recordings, KGB records from the Baltic States, Pasternak family correspondence and manuscripts, and more

The DC reading room, located at 1399 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005, will be open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 – 5:00, with the exception of major U.S. holidays. Interested researchers should contact the front desk at 202.760.3200 or email hooverdc [at] stanford.edu to make an appointment.

We are excited to partner with the Hoover DC office to expand access to the East Coast and provide scholars with an alternative option for conducting research with select digital Hoover Institution Library & Archives materials.