Wellesley College History (papers, records, manuscripts, photographs and other items; also information on individuals who were associated with Wellesley in the past)
Access only in reading room, supervised
All or part of the collection(s) not accessible
Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff
All photocopying done by staff
Institution will produce microfilm copies for a fee
Restrictions on scanners
Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
Guides for manuscript collection
Guides for archives' records groups
FROM THE WEST:
Take I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) to exit 14 (Weston). Go South on
I-95/Route 128 for 1/2 mile to Route 16 (exit 21B). Follow Route 16
West for 2.9 miles to a stoplight (5-way intersection) in the town
of Wellesley. Go straight on Route 135 West. At the third traffic
light take a left into the main entrance of the College. The
Archives are located in the Margaret Clapp Memorial Library near
the center of the campus.
FROM THE EAST:
Take I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) to exit 16 (West Newton). Follow
Route 16 West for 4.7 miles. Proceed using directions above.
FROM THE NORTH:
Take I-95 / Route 128 South to exit 21B (Route 16 West). Follow Route
16 West for 4.7 miles. Proceed using directions above.
FROM THE SOUTH:
Take I-95 / Route 128 North to exit 21B (Route 16 West). Follow Route
16 West for 2.9 miles. Proceed using directions above.