News on the Upcoming Inauguration

Construction of the platform for the gubernatorial inauguration has begun in front of the State Library/Archives building. When the platform is completed, visitors will need to access the building using the ramp on Blount Street. The building will be closed to visitors on Saturday, January 10 for the inauguration.

As a result, the Search Room closings for December and January now include:

  • December 24-27 for the Christmas Holiday;
  • January 1 for New Year’s Day;
  • January 10 for the Governor’s Inauguration;
  • January 12-14 for Annual Inventory;
  • January 17-19 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.