The Getty Conservation Institute Information Center provides access to one of the world's most comprehensive conservation research collections at the Getty Center in Los Angeles. The Information Center also, maintains a reading room and reference collection of approximately 2,000 titles including:

  • core conservation journals, conference proceedings, and reference works
  • print and online science resources
  • dictionaries
  • encyclopedias
  • scientific handbooks
  • GCI publications
  • print and online geographic resources including travel guides, maps and atlases

Primarily a noncirculating collection, access is available by appointment only.

Monday through Thursday and every other Friday
9:00 am–5:30 pm
Closed Weekends and major US holidays

Request an appointment to use the Information Center reading room or assistance in accessing the Conservation Collection

Recommend a specific title be added to the collection or make a donation of research materials to the collection