Research at IAL

Model railroaders research images of Bethlehem Steel to accurately depict the plant in an ongoing project.

Model railroaders research images of Bethlehem Steel to accurately depict the plant in an ongoing project.

The Industrial Archives & Library welcomes patrons who wish to use the collections for scholarly research, modeling, and more. Begin your search by searching our processed materials on our library and archival search pages.

While not every item is yet cataloged, ongoing work ensures that additional materials will be available for research over the coming months and years. Materials which can be copied are available for a fee.

Collections are available for research by making an appointment at least one week in advance. Please contact us at 610-868-1115 or email info@industrialarchives.org for more information on appointments or collections.

All researchers are subject to the Research Room Rules.