Reading Room

As of January 2024, the Benson Ford Research Center remains closed to the public for in-person research, tours, and visits. It will remain closed until further notice, but research center staff members are still responding to inquiries. Please visit here for more information.

When you visit our public reading room, you can view historic documents and photographs, study rare books, and explore a wealth of other materials. 

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Benson Ford Research Center

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