Special Collections

  
Fitchburg Public Library
610 Main Street
Fitchburg MA , 01420
Phone:
  (978)829-1781
FAX: (978)345-9632
General email:
  fplref@cwmars.org
Institution Contact(s):
  Sharon A. Bernard, Director (978)829-1781 sbernard@fitchburgma.gov
Hours: M-Th 10:00AM-8:00PM F 10:00AM-5:00PM Sa 10:00AM-4:00PM
Online Catalog:
  Web: https://fitchburg.cwmars.org/eg/opac/results?query=&qtype=keyword&locg=40
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Bibliographic Utility:
  OCLC/C/W MARS
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Shirley Waite, Technical Services (978)829-1781 swaite@cwmars.org
FAX:
  (978)345-9632
Collections: 2
Formats: 4 linear feet of manuscripts 1,135 volumes of monographs 75 pamphlets 120 reels of microforms 15 video tapes
Collection Description:
  Acadian Cultural Society Archives
Fitchburg City Documents and Directories
Access: Photo ID required
Copying: No special restrictions reported
Loans: No loans permitted
Directions: FROM THE SOUTH: From Worcester, travel north on Route 190. This merges with Route 2. Follow Route 2 West to Fitchburg. Take exit 31B (Fitchburg/Route 12). Bear right off the exit to follow Route 12. Follow Route 12 for 2.9 miles, passing four stop lights. At the fifth light, turn right over an overpass. At the light on the other side of the overpass, turn left onto Main Street. The library is .3 miles on the left. PARKING: Just before the library turn left onto Newton Place. There is parking available in a municipal lot on the right off Newton Place. There is also parking along Boulder Drive and on Main Street and some of the side roads off of Main. FROM THE NORTH: From Townsend, take Route 13 to the intersection of Route 2A. Turn right and continue on through three lights to Main Street. At the fourth light, Main Street becomes one way. Go straight through that light and the library is .3 miles on the left. PARKING: Just before the library turn left onto Newton Place. There is parking available in a municipal lot on the right off Newton Place. There is also parking along Boulder Drive and on Main Street and some of the side roads off of Main. FROM ASHBY: Take Route 119 South which will merge into Route 31. Continue on Route 31 until you come to a set of lights. Veer to the left around the Common. Boulder will be on your right. Go straight through the next set of lights at Rollstone Street and keep to the left. PARKING will be on your left on the corner of Newton Place and Boulder Drive. It is behind the Youth Library.