Special Collections

Mason Library
231 Main Street
Great Barrington MA , 02130
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Marlene L. Drew, Director (413)528-2403 mdrew@cwmars.org
Hours: M-Th 10:00AM-6:00PM F 10:00AM-8:00PM Sa 10:00AM-5:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Summer Hours: Sa 9:00AM-NOON
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://wmars.cwmars.org/search~/
Other Services:
  List of local paid genealogists
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Marlene L. Drew, Director (413)528-2403 mdrew@cwmars.org
Collections: 7
Formats: 50 volumes of manuscripts 600 volumes of monographs 170 reels of newspapers
Collection Description:
  Great Barrington Local Cemetery Listings
Great Barrington Vital Statistics
Great Barrington Local Genealogies
Great Barrington Church Records
Great Barrington Local Newspapers (1834 to present)
Great Barrington Town Histories
New England Genealogical References
Access: Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval Sign-in required
Copying: Self-service copying (change needed)
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Card catalog
Directions: FROM I-90 (MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE): Take Exit 4 (Lee) then turn left at the bottom of the ramp and right onto Route 102 West. In Stockbridge, turn left at Red Lion Inn onto Route 7 South. Follow Route 7 South to Great Barrington, where it joins with Route 23 West to form Main Street. The Mason Library is a brick Georgian style building across from the Post Office and between 2 churches.