ARIT Istanbul Library Resources

Welcome to the Library Resources Page of the Istanbul Branch of the American Research Institute in Turkey. The links below allow you to search, browse or find more detailed information about the Istanbul ARIT library and its resources, which include some 13,000 monograph titles, several thousand journals, pamphlets and ephemera, and the archives of the Istanbul Office of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions

For other information about ARIT, such as fellowship programs, research activities, and etc., please visit the main ARIT web page at ARIT web page.

The main library of the Istanbul Branch of ARIT is located in the Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (ANAMED) in the Merkez Han, 181 İstiklal Caddesi, Beyoğlu, İstanbul.

Search the ARIT Merkez Han collection here

ARIT also houses the library of the Istanbul office of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM). This collection is housed in the ARIT İstanbul Annex, located just down the street from the Merkez Han at 30 Kallavi Sokak, Ecehan kat 6, Beyoğlu, Istanbul.

Search the American Board collection here

The Archives of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, as well as their publications, journals, pamphlets and ephemera, can be accessed through the ARIT Digital Library at
Kallavi Sokak 30 : Tel. +90 212 257-8111
İstiklal Caddesi 181: Tel +90 212 393-6072

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Postal address: ARIT, Merkez Han, İstiklal Caddesi 181, Beyoğlu 34433, Istanbul, Turkey
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Merkez Han Library Hours
MONDAY / PAZARTESİ 09:00—18:00
TUESDAY / SALI09:00-21:00
FRIDAY / CUMA 09:00-21:00
SUNDAY / PAZAR Kapalı / Closed

Kallavi Library Hours
Tuesday—Friday: 10:00—17:30,
and Monday by appointment