Special Collections

Melrose Public Library
69 West Emerson Street
Melrose MA , 02176
FAX: (781)662-4229
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Linda C. Walsh, Assistant Director (781)665-2313 lwalsh@noblenet.org
Hours: M 10:00AM-9:00PM Tu-Th 9:00AM-9:00PM F,Sa 9:00AM-5:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  July-August: Openings at 10:00AM rather than 9:00AM Wesnesday closing at 6:00PM Closed Saturday
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://innopac.noblenet.org/search~S16
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Linda C. Walsh, Assistant Director (781)665-2313 lwalsh@noblenet.org
Collections: 2
Formats: 740 linear feet of archives 2,300 volumes of monographs
Collection Description:
  Melrose Local History
Melrose Genealogy
Access: Photo ID required
Copying: No special restrictions reported
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Guide to monographic collection Guides for manuscript collection Card catalog
Directions: FROM BOSTON AND SOUTH: Take Route 93 North to exit 34 (Melrose/Stoneham Route 28-Stone Zoo). Turn right at next set of lights. (Directions continue below). FROM ROUTE 128 AND NORTH: Take Route 93 South to exit 35 (Winchester Highlands/Melrose). Turn left at end of ramp then right at stop sign. Go through set of lights. FROM NORTH OR SOUTH: Go past Stone Zoo and take next left after Zoo/Pond St. toward Melrose. Go downhill to a set of lights, past JJ Grimsby Restaurant and W. Wyoming/Main Street. Go over train tracks to next set of lights. Turn left onto Main Street, then left at 4th light turn left onto West Emerson St.