Library Opening Monday, June 14 by Appointment
*Please note: our scheduling calendar was previously displaying all research appointments as full. This was an error and the calendar has been properly updated as of 6/8/21. We apologize for the inconvenience.
We will be opening on Monday, June 14 for limited in-person visits by appointment only. Capacity and visit length will be determined by staff and limited to the following times on Monday thru Friday:
- 9 AM – 12PM or 1 PM to 4 PM. The Library will be closed from 12 PM to 1 PM.
If you wish to make an appointment, please look at our public calendar for available dates and times and send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. We recommend that you allow at least one week advanced notice for your appointment and search our catalog for items you want to look at during your visit. Please note that items that are listed as “Offsite – Please Email” will take one week to be made available.
If you are visiting us from out of state, please adhere to Massachusetts’ travel advisory as outlined here.
When arriving at 14 Beacon Street, please select Congregational Library from the kiosk at the building entrance and you will be voice-greeted by a staff member who will buzz you in through the doors. Proceed to the Library on the 2nd floor.
The following guidelines will be strictly enforced for all visitors:
- Mask wearing while in our Reading Room, regardless of vaccination status
- Visitor access will be limited to the Reading Room, foyer and bathrooms
- Adherence to scheduled dates and times
Lockers will be available to all patrons who wish to secure personal belongings.
For any questions, please contact the Library Director, Tom Clark at 339-221-0500.