Special Collections

Marine Biological Laboratory / Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
MBL WHOI Library
7 MBL Street
Woods Hole MA , 02543
FAX: (508)289-7999
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Diane Rielinger (508)289-7341 drielinger@mbl.edu
Hours: M-F 8:00AM-5:00PM
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://www.mblwhoilibrary.org
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Other Services:
  Cafeteria Gift shop
Journals: "Biological Bulletin"
Bibliographic Utility:
Name: Rare Books and Archives
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Diane Rielinger (508)289-7341 drielinger@mbl.edu
Hours: By appointment only
Collections: 10
Formats: manuscripts archives monographs photographs audio tapes video tapes ephemera realia/artifacts reprints
Collection Description:
  Montgomery Collection (Arctic and Antarctic exploration)
Teaching Charts of Rudolf Leuckart
Florence Gould Collection (French literature)
Research Papers
Rare Books
Journal Collection
Nobel Prize Citation
Reprint Collection
Oceanographic Expeditions and Major Cruise Reports (19th and 20th century)
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised All or part of the collection(s) not accessible Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on use of other equipment
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for manuscript collection Guides for archives' records groups Guide to photographic collection