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The Automotive Research Library of the Horseless Carriage Foundation, Inc.

The Automotive Research Library offers memberships to those who wish to be affiliated with America's most prestigious Automotive Library & Research Center.   All memberships are charitable donations. 

Each member receives the following:

Access to the all areas of

Bi-Annual Publication of Automotive Research Library

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  • The HCFI library is my secret weapon in cataloguing, research and archival work.

    -David Traver Adolphus


Visit Our Extensive Southern California Library in San Diego, CA.

8186 Center Street, Suite F
La Mesa, California 91942

Located along Interstate 8 (I-8), we are within two blocks of the Grossmont Shopping Center and a variety of restaurants. A choice of lodging is within a two mile radius.
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  • Sunday - Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday - Friday: 10:00am to 3:00pm PST
  • Saturday - HFCI Bookstore Open the 2nd Saturday of each month:  10:00am to 3:00pm PST
  • Closed Most Holidays

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The National Association of Automobile Museums (NAAM)

The National Association of Automobile Museums is a professional center of excellence for automobile museums and affiliated organizations that supports, educates and encourages members to operate according to professional standards of the museum industry.