Special Collections

Bentley University
Bentley Library
175 Forest Street
Waltham MA , 02452
FAX: (781)891-2830
Institution Contact(s):
  Hope J. Houston, Library Director (781)891-2450 hhouston@bentley.edu
Hours: M-F 8:00AM-1:00AM
Seasonal Hours:
  Summer schedule varies
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://libcat.bentley.edu/
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Other Services:
  Cafeteria: Deloitte CafĂ© / Einstein Bros. Bagels
Bibliographic Utility:
Special Collection Contact(s):
  University Archivist Jaimie Fritz, University Archivist (781) 891-2269 jfritz@bentley.edu FAX: (781)891-2830
Collections: 3
Formats: 800 linear feet of archives 3,200 volumes of monographs 648 volumes of journals
Collection Description:
  Bentley University Archives
Bentley University Historical Accounting Collection
Bentley University Business Histories Collection
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised
Copying: Self-service copying for a fee Self-service copying (change needed)
Loans: Loans permitted with permission of director
Directions: FROM THE WEST: Take Exit 14 off I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) and follow signs to Route 95 / 128 North. Continue as directed in "From the South" below. FROM THE SOUTH: Take Route 95 / 128 North to Trapelo Road, exit 28A; turn right at end of the exit ramp and follow 2.6 miles toward Belmont. Turn right onto Forest Street. Approximately one mile on the left is the Bentley University Main Campus entrance. FROM THE NORTH: Take Route 95 / 128 South to Trapelo Road, exit 28; turn left at top of exit ramp and follow Trapelo Road 2.6 miles toward Belmont. Turn right onto Forest Street. One mile on the left is Bentley University entrance. FROM BOSTON AND POINTS EAST: Follow Storrow Drive (West) or Memorial Drive (West) to the end and follow signs toward Arlington. Then bear left at sign that reads "To 16S Watertown Waltham." Follow for .6 of a mile and turn right onto Belmont Street after passing the Star Market shopping center on the right. Continue on Belmont Street until it intersects with Trapelo Road. Bear right onto Trapelo Road and continue for 1.7 miles. Take a left at the light and follow the sign that reads "60 Waltham to Route 20." This is Waverly Oaks Road (Route 60). At the next traffic light, turn right onto Beaver Street, which intersects the Bentley University campus. Take College Drive, which will be on the right just before the overhead pedestrian bridge. BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: Take the MBTA Red Line to the Harvard / Brattle stop in Harvard Square. From there, take the number 73 trackless trolley marked "Waverley Square." Buses number 54 and 521, "Waverley Square-Newton Corner," leave Waverley Square and travel along Beaver Street; this street intersects the campus. Contact the MBTA directly for current bus schedule at 617-722-3200.