COVID-19 RESPONSE: Quaker Archives currently is closed for both in-person and remote services. Our earliest possible date for reopening is August 1, 2020. Many Quaker records are available via Ancestry.com and Guilford College publications online via this website, where you will also find some basic online guides to assist you until our return.
Research Room Hours
Tuesday through Friday
9 a.m. - noon and 2 - 5 p.m.
*Those wishing to meet with a librarian and/or make use of specific sources are strongly encouraged to make an appointment in advance to guarantee availability.
Manuscripts, archival materials, and rare books, as well as most genealogical resources, are restricted to use during research room hours. Some Quaker books may be made available outside of research room hours by advanced arrangement by contacting email@example.com.
The North Carolina Friends Historical Society sponsors two opportunities for those researching and writing about topics relating to southern Quaker Studies. Below are the announcements and deadlines for the 2020 Hinshaw Fellowship and Poole Writing Award. The Hinshaw Fellowship provides reimbursement funding for a researcher using the Quaker Archives during the 2020 year. See https://library.guilford.