The Archives is open by reading room appointment only Tuesday-Friday, 10:00am–4:30 pm. One week's notice is recommended for consulting archival materials. Archives staff also respond to reference inquiries received by telephone and email.
Jenna Stout, PhD, CA, CRM (she/her) I Museum Archivist
Richardson Memorial Library, Level 3, South Building
314.655.5452 I firstname.lastname@example.org
Title or description of item, date (day, month, year), box number, folder name / number,
Collection / Record Group Name, Record Series (if applicable),
Museum Archives, Richardson Memorial Library, Saint Louis Art Museum.
Please demonstrate best practices when handling Museum Archives materials.
The Archivist may be unable to fulfill requests for access due to the following issues:
The following records are restricted:
The Archivist, in consultation with an originating department head, may provide a redacted version of a record containing confidential information.
Researchers are allowed to scan materials using the self-service KIC Book Eye scanner in the reading room. They may also use smartphones and other hand-held devices to photograph archival materials as long as no flash is used.