Special Collections

Lincoln Public Library
3 Bedford Road
Lincoln MA , 01773
FAX: (781)259-1056
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Jeanne Bracken, Reference Librarian (781)259-8465 jbracken@minlib.net
Hours: M 1:00PM-8:30PM Tu,Th,F 9:00AM-6:00PM W 9:00AM-8:30PM
Seasonal Hours:
  September-June: Sa 10:00AM-5:00PM October-April: Su 1:00PM-5:00PM
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://library.minlib.net/search~S20/
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking Elevator
Name: Lincoln Historic Room and Vault
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Jeanne Bracken, Reference Librarian (781)259-8465 jbracken@minlib.net
Collections: 1
Formats: manuscripts 120 linear feet of archives monographs 65 microfilm reels of newspapers 50 maps 500 photographs pamphlets 24 reels of microforms 24 audio tapes 3 video tapes 36 oral histories 3 8mm. motion picture reels 3 16mm. motion picture reels 24 realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Lincoln History Collection (local historical materials including original town ledgers and records from the 1750's, local authors' publications, and limited local genealogical records)
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff Self-service copying for a fee
Loans: No loans permitted Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  Card catalog
Directions: FROM ROUTE 128 / I-95: Take Trapelo Road exit. Take Trapelo Road West. Library is at the junction of Trapelo Road, Weston Road, Bedford Road and Lincoln Road. FROM ROUTE 2: Take Bedford Road exit. Take Bedford Road West. Library is on the left at the first stop sign.