Reference and circulating books, reference periodicals, ephemera,
videos in VHS and DVD format
History of Quilting (U.S. & International)
Pattern Collection (Paper & Computer)
How-to Books Collection
Japanese Language Quilting Books
Quilting Periodical Collection
Historical Vendor Catalogs Collection
Access only in reading room, supervised by trained volunteers, all
Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff
All photocopying done by staff
Circulating books and videos for NEQM members in 50 US states by mail
Lowell is located 28 miles north of Boston, off I-93, I-495, and
-From Route 3, take exit 30B northbound or exit 30A southbound onto
I-495 towards Lawrence.
-From I-495, take exit 35C onto the Lowell Connector.
-Continue about 2 miles to Exit 5B onto Thorndike Street. At the 4th
light, Thorndike Street merges into Dutton Street. Go to the 2nd
light and turn right onto Market Street.
For detailed directions and parking information, please visit