The Newberry collection is a portal to more than six centuries of human history, from the Middle Ages to the present.
The Newberry welcomes researchers who are at least 14 years old or in the ninth grade. All requests for Newberry materials are made through Aeon, our online request system.
Following guidance from public health officials, all researchers are required to show proof of vaccination to get a Newberry reader’s card and access our reading rooms. Learn more about our visitor policy.
The Newberry provides a range of digital resources including guides, image galleries and exhibitions, databases, and electronic journals.
The Newberry’s research centers sponsor consortia, seminars, workshops, and other programs.