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Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology

Smithsonian Institution -- National Museum of American History


Address: 12th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, District of Columbia
20560-0112
United States

Phone: 202-633-3872

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology is a Museum library.
This library is affiliated with Smithsonian Institution (view map) .

Other Info: The Dibner Library is the Smithsonian’s collection of rare books and manuscripts relating to the history of science and technology. Contained in this world-class collection of 35,000 rare books and 2,000 manuscript groups are many of the most important works dating from the fifteenth to the nineteenth centuries in the history of science and technology including engineering, transportation, chemistry, mathematics, physics, electricity, and astronomy. The Dibner Library shares this collection with the public through exhibitions in an adjacent gallery, through loans to other institutions’ exhibits, and through public programs.

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Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemHorizon1999
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1993
Previous Automation SystemGLIS1985
Previous Automation SystemNone
Identifiers
libraries.org ID41443

Record History: This listing was created on Nov 5, 2008 and was last modified on Apr 10, 2014.

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