Vatican Library

CALENDAR UPDATE - On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 the Library will open at 9:30am and on Dec. 21, 2018 it will be closed, anticipating the Christmas break. We will reopen to scholars on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019.



The collections of the Vatican Library are managed by three Departments, which are structured as follows:

Manuscript Department
Printed Books Department
Numismatic Department

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