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Galleries and reading room opening news

The galleries are now open on a limited schedule and reservations are required. Please visit to book your visit. Note that masks are required. The galleries will be closed for maintenance April 19-June 11, 2021.

The Lucy Shelton Caswell Reading Room is scheduling limited research appointments. For more information, please see the Visiting the Reading Room page. To request an appointment, please email

For research and reproduction services, please email us or call 614-292-0538.

We welcome back our comics community, students, faculty and staff and look forward to introducing new visitors to the rich history of cartoon art. This closure has given us the time to plan wonderful things to share with our audience in the future. We hope you and yours remain safe and healthy!