The Robert Goldwater Library

The Robert Goldwater Library is dedicated to the documentation of the arts of Africa, the Pacific Islands, and native and Precolumbian America. The library contains more than thirty thousand volumes and 150 current periodical subscriptions.

All of the library's holdings appear in WATSONLINE, the Museum libraries' online catalog, and are accessible to outside researchers through the Thomas J. Watson Library.

Hours: Researchers with special requests for Goldwater Library material may make appointments in advance for Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:00–4:00 p.m.
Email: Goldwater.Library@metmuseum.org

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