Search Results

Back to Search Results  New Search  Help
Thomas Crane Public Library
40 Washington Street
Quincy MA , 02169
Phone: (617)376-1300
TTY/TDD: (617)689-8324
FAX: (617)376-1313
General email:
  amclaughlin@ci.quincy.ma.us
Institution Contact(s):
  Mary Clark, Reference Librarian (617)376-1316 mclark@ocln.org
Hours: M-Th 9:00AM-9:00PM F,Sa 9:00AM-5:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  July-August: Closed Saturday
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://www.ocln.org/
Services for the Disabled:
  TTY/TDD Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Assistive devices available Handicapped parking
Bibliographic Utility:
  OCLC/NELINET
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Mary Clark, Reference Librarian (617)376-1316 mclark@ocln.org
FAX: (617)376-1308
Collections: 4
Formats: 15 linear feet of manuscripts 30 linear feet of archives 180 linear feet of monographs 1,500 photographs 6 linear feet of pamphlets 3 reels of microforms 2 reels of video tapes 13 compact discs (visual images)
Collection Description:
  Quincy Room (Local History, Industries, Adams Family, Books by Quincy authors)
Parker Collection (lantern slides, prints, lectures, clippings c.1890-1930)
Quincy's Granite Legacy, 1875-1963 (digitized images, digitized monographs)
Quincy's Shipbuilding Heritage (Finding Aid) (Images)
Access: Photo ID required Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff
Loans: Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for manuscript collection Guide to photographic collection Specialized indexes Some guides available on Internet
Directions: FROM THE SOUTH: Take Route 3 to the Quincy Adams Station/Quincy Center exit, number 19. Follow the signs to Quincy Center. At the 5th traffic light, the intersection with Granite Street, turn right onto Granite Street. Move into the left lane and bear left at the next light onto Hancock Street. Follow Hancock Street to the 2nd traffic light, the intersection with Washington Street. The library is across Washington Street to the right. FROM THE NORTH (FROM BOSTON): Take Route 3 South to the Neponset/Quincy Exit 12. At the light after the exit ramp, bear right and follow the sign for Hancock Street/Quincy Center. Follow Hancock Street approximately 4 miles to Quincy Center. Bear left around the Church of the Presidents to the intersection of Washington Street. The library is across Washington Street to your right. FROM ROUTE 128: Take the Quincy Center/Quincy Adams Station Exit, number 18. Follow the signs for Quincy Center. At the fifth traffic light turn right onto Granite St. Move into the left lane and bear left at the next traffic light onto Hancock Street. Follow Hancock Street to the second traffic light, the intersection with Washington St. The library is across Washington St. to the right.
Page last updated on 07/17/2015