Libraries & Book Exchanges

German Archeological Institute Library
Present in Athens for over 125 years the institute researches Greek history and archeology. It also has both a library and a photographic archive on these topics. These are open to scholars for research. At Fidiou 1, 106 78 city centre.
Nea Philadelphia Library
American corner at the Cultural centre of Nea Philadelphia. At Davaki 2 and Kaissareias, 143 41 Athens.
Evonymos Ecological Library
Library specialised in ecological books. Most of the books are in Greek. Smaller selection of articles in English and other foreign languages. Open daily from 16:00-20:00. Agio Asomaton 9c, 105 53 Athens.
Hellenic American Union Library
English and Greek books. Open Monday and Friday from 09:00-20:00, Tuesday to Thursday from 09:00-20:30 and Saturday from 09:00-15:00. The library is located on the 4th floor. At Massalias 22, 106 80 Athens.
American School of Classical Studies
Private institution offering graduate studies in Greek culture. Summer sessions for undergraduates and teachers. Libraries with resources for the study of Hellenism. Archaeological exploration. Research facility. At Souidias 54, 106 76 Kolonaki.
National Library of Greece
Public library offering access to science and cultural books relating to Greece. At Panepistimiou 32, 106 79 Athens.
The Nordic Library
Welcoming both Nordic and international scholars this library contains more than 40 000 volumes and many periodicals on ancient Greek history and religion. At Kavalloti 7, 117 42, city centre, just south of the Acropolis.