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Do you have a question about the historical materials found at the FDR Presidential Library or about the Roosevelt era? You may find an answer online at Search Our Collections or More Online Resources. We recommend that you also visit our FAQs — Research at the FDR library. Pleaese see Plan a Research Visit and Research Services for general information related to hours of operation and research facilities.

You may send a research query to the attention of our Archives staff by filling out the form below. Please enter as much detailed information as possible so that we may best address your inquiry. Someone will respond to your request within 10 working days.

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