Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives

Hours of Operation

​​​​​Archives Research R​​oom


To speak to an Archives Research Room staff member to discuss your research needs and to schedule an appointment, please call (502) 564-1770.

Staff are available by phone from 8:00am - 4:30pm ET, Monday - Friday​.

State Lib​​​rary

The State Library is open from 9:00am - 4:00pm ET, Monday - Friday.

Staff are available by phone and through Ask a​ Librarian from 8:00am - 4:30pm ET, Monday - Friday.

​​Holidays and Closures

For the schedule of holidays/closures, visit the Calendar of Events.