Special Collections

Wareham Free Library
59 Marion Road
Wareham MA , 02571
FAX: (508)295-2678
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Kathy Murphy
Hours: Closed Sunday & Monday Tues. 9:30 - 5 Wed & Thurs 9:30 - 8 Fri 9:30 -5 Sat 9:30 - 2
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://opac.sailsinc.org/uhtbin/webcat
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Assistive devices available Handicapped parking
Other Services:
Bibliographic Utility:
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Patty Neal illwar@sailsinc.org 508-295-2343 x1012
Collections: 1
Formats: 10 linear feet of manuscripts 6 linear feet of archives 200 linear feet of monographs 50 newspapers 20 maps 100 photographs 50 pamphlets 50 disks of electronic records 68 reels of microforms 10 audio tapes 5 video tapes 10 oral histories 25 realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Wareham Local History Collection
Access: 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
Finding Guides Available:
  Guide to monographic collection
Directions: FROM THE NORTH: Take I-495 South to Exit 1 (195W) Wareham. Go left at top of ramp onto 28 South. Go through town gates (lighthouses). Bear right at fork. Go right onto Gibbs Ave. Left onto High Street. Go 2 blocks and turn right at light onto Marion Road. Library is 1 block ahead on the right. FROM THE WEST: Take Route 195 East to Exit 21. Follow directions above. FROM THE EAST: Take Route 6 to I-495 North, to Exit 1 (195W) Wareham. Follow directions above.