reading room from above 36 kbIt is a condition of being allowed to do research at the NAC that you abide by the reading room rules. These rules prescribe how the records should be handled to avoid any damage to them.

You may not take briefcases, handbags or other large containers into the reading room. These must be left at the entrance for safekeeping. Only pencils, but no pens or ink may be used because of the risk of damage to documents. Brochures with the regulations and the rules for handling documents are available in the reading room.