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Archives Research Request Form

The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Archivists are able to conduct an in-depth topic research using materials from our collections. There is a fee associated with this service. Simple questions about the collection can be answered without cost by emailing:

Visit Request Form

On-site access to the collections is by appointment only and is coordinated through the archive staff. Please submit your requested and the archivist will confirm your appointment.

Archives Copy Request Form

Most materials in the archives can be copied or scanned upon request for a fee. Consult our Reproduction Fee Schedule.



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