Brookings Library

The Brookings Library provides information and knowledge resources for the Brookings community. It is not open to the public. The library collection focuses primarily on economics, foreign policy, governance, metropolitan policy and global development.

Interlibrary Loan

Books, journals, and other materials in the Library are available for loan to other libraries. To make an ILL request, use OCLC (symbol: DBI). For more information about ILL, email the ILL Librarian or call 202.797.6234.


Brookings Institution Archives

The Archives is the repository for the historical records of the Institution. It includes administrative, legal, fiscal, and program records. For more information about the Archives, email the Archivist or call 202.797.6236.