Plan Your Visit

Research Room Information

  • Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Phone: (501) 320-5700

Research patrons, please use the main entrance at 401 President Clinton Ave., and proceed to the 2nd floor research area.

Parking is generally available in Library Square parking. Bring your parking stub to the research desk for 2 hours off.


Bobby L. Roberts Library of Arkansas History & Art
401 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72201

About the Collection

Virtually every aspect of Arkansas history is represented in the UA Little Rock and Butler Center collections available in the Roberts Library, through books, periodicals, manuscripts, microfilmed administrative and military records, and digital resources. Staff members can assist researchers in using indexes to locate resources for vast numbers of Arkansas places and events.

Visitors whose interests go beyond Arkansas have access to online databases, such as and, and to a large browsable collection of history and genealogy volumes for all of the United States.

Staff assistance is available to history researchers and genealogists at all levels of study.

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