CORSAIR Contact Information
CORSAIR is the comprehensive online collections catalog
of The Morgan Library & Museum. It is also the gateway to online
research resources focusing on the Morgan's collections, such as images
and detailed descriptions and bibliographies
of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts. Both CORSAIR and the collection information contained in CORSAIR records
are works in progress. We welcome questions and comments about both.
with questions or comments about how to use CORSAIR.
For questions about collection items, contact the curatorial department
listed in the Dept./Collection:
field that appears in all CORSAIR records for rare material. If no department is listed, contact the Head of the Reference Collection
The Morgan is not a lending institution, and does not participate in interlibrary loan programs. Appointments are required to consult material in the Reading Room
and the Drawing Study Center
Information on obtaining images of Morgan collection items and permission to reproduce or quote from collection items is available from the Department of Photography & Rights
The bibliographies linked to CORSAIR records for medieval and Renaissance manuscripts contain references to books and articles that have come to our attention since 1989. References to scholarly publications that have escaped our notice are most welcome. Please e-mail citations to firstname.lastname@example.org
As an independent library for researchers and scholars we cannot provide
general reference service. For general reference questions please consult
your local public library or these Internet resources:
The Morgan Library & Museum cannot provide appraisals of rare items.
You may wish to consult:
- Your Old Books. Association of Research Libraries, American
"This guide covers some frequently asked questions about rare books
and book values."
- The Antiquarian Booksellers' Association
of America, publishes an annual membership directory. It includes
subject and geographical indices to help you contact the booksellers
who might be of assistance.