RIT Archives
Wallace Library
90 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623-5604

Phone: (585) 475-2557

Hours of Operation
The RIT Archives are open Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. You may wish to make an appointment in order to optimize your personal research visit to the reading room, though no appointment is necessary. (Classroom visits do require advanced notice to ensure space and availability in the reading room.)

class being held in the reading room

RIT Archives partners with faculty and educators from the RIT community and beyond to create meaningful experiences and interaction with the unique materials in our collections. Our repository holds materials on many subjects and in many formats.  Archivists can plan sessions on subjects such as:

  • RIT history
  • Deaf history and culture
  • Early 20th century editorial cartoons
  • Photojournalism
  • Artists books
  • RIT student activities and culture
  • Rochester history topics
  • And more! 

For a sample of class formats, take a look at our current menu of teaching options.
To arrange for a class session, contact ritarchive@rit.edu.