Specialising in contemporary art, the Library is open to the public on the ground floor of Villa Croce. Opening with the museum in February 1985, it offers readers Italian and international documentation on 20th century and Contemporary Art through monographs, exhibition catalogues, specialist periodicals, videos and art films for around 30,000 publications.
It also serves as a distribution point for free contemporary art magazines.
It is organised on open shelving according to the Dewey Decimal System to provide easy, accessible consultation of the collections.
No loans are permitted.