Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz

by Jean Marie Carey on April 27, 2012

Library
Max-Planck-Institut
Via Giuseppe Giusti 44
50121 Florence
T) +39 055 249 111

Fototeca
Palazzo Grifoni Budini Gattai
Via dei Servi 51
50122 Florence
T) +39 055 216 707
Website 

Resources offered:
A library with over 310,000 volumes and over 1,000 ongoing journal subscriptions. Note: There is no wireless internet access at the Kunst.

Terms of access:
Patrons need an ID card to access the collection. ID cards are issued Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM and Wednesdays from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Graduate students need to submit a short outline of their research project when applying for an ID card. A letter of presentation or recommendation is also required. Users must also submit a passport-sized photograph when applying for an ID card.

Location:
The Kunsthistorisches Library and Fototeca as located within the historic center of Florence near Pizza Santissima Annunziata, between the Piazza del Duomo and Viale G. Matteotti.

Closing dates:
The Kunsthistorisches Institut is open in August with limited hours. A complete list of closing dates can be found at http://www.khi.fi.it/pdf/KHI_Schliesstage_2011.pdf

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