Access and Use
Open for research with select materials restricted as noted. Brittle or damaged items are available at the discretion of RAC.
Researchers interested in accessing digital media (floppy disks, CDs, DVDs, etc.) or audiovisual material (audio cassettes,
VHS, etc.) in this collection must use an access surrogate. The original items may not be accessed because of preservation
concerns. To request an access surrogate be made, or if you are unsure if there is an access surrogate, please contact an
The Rockefeller Archive Center holds title, copyright, and literary rights in the collection, in so far as it holds them,
and has authority to grant permission to cite and publish archival material from the collection.
Researchers who visit the Rockefeller Archive Center are granted permission to examine archival material. Permission to cite,
quote from, or publish material from the Center's collections must be requested separately by writing. See Archivists for
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Brittle or damaged items, or materials otherwise in need of preservation care, may be closed to researchers at the discretion
of the RAC Head of Archival Services/Head of Reference.