The Library is open to:
All readers applying for their first readerís pass must produce the following:
The readerís pass allows access to the Library.
The annual pass is valid from the day it is issued until the following annual closing of the Library. The short-term pass is valid for a fixed number of days, as determined by the Admissions Office.
The readerís pass allows consultation of printed books only; specific authorization is needed for the consultation of manuscripts. The pass is strictly personal and non-transferable; it replaces the readerís identification document while he or she is in the Library.
By accepting the readerís pass and signing the form indicating their personal details in the Admissions Office, readers agree to observe the Libraryís Rules and Regulations.
In case of loss or theft, readers are required to advise the Libraryís Admissions Office as soon as possible, and to present a copy of the report filed with the competent authorities.
Special rules apply for access to the Numismatic Department.