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The Teri Rose Memorial Library

The Teri Rose Memorial Library is a non lending library open to the public during regular museum hours. Access to the library is included with paid admission. Extended research in the library should be scheduled in advance. Book and periodical holdings are searchable online in the LASH catalog.

bulletLASH Catalog: (Leather Archives System Holdings) You can search our catalog here

bulletWorld Cat: You can search our holdings on WorldCat here

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bulletBooks: The LA&M currently possesses 3,000 books in the Teri Rose Library

bulletMagazines: The LA&M currently possesses over 12,000 magazines

bulletJournals: The LA&M currently possesses over 100 Journals

bulletVideo and Film: The LA&M currently possesses over 5,000 films, videos DVDs and audio tapes

The LA&M offers research assistance
In addition to visiting our facility, research assistance is provided by our volunteers at no cost via:

bullet E-mail:

You can e-mail the staff and volunteers of the LA&M with research and reference requests: Leather Archives Research


You can call us with your research requests at 773.761.9200. Volunteer researchers are available for live consultation on Sundays from 12-4 PM Central.

bulletHelp Our Library Grow:

The LA&M is always looking to expand its collections. You can help by donating items or making a monetary donation. Click here for more information on how you can donate! Please also feel free to recommend a book for our collection, using the form below or check out our Amazon.com Wish List

Visiting Scholar Program

bulletThe application process for the 2014-2015 Visiting Scholar Program is now closed. Please join our email list to be notified of the next application period.

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