Special Collections

Adams Free Library
92 Park Street
Adams MA , 01220
TTY/TDD: (413)743-8345
FAX: (413)743-8344
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Holli Jayko, Director (413)743-8345 hjayko@town.adams.ma.us
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://www.cwmars.org/
Services for the Disabled:
  TTY/TDD Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Assistive devices available Handicapped parking
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Holli Jayko, Library Director (413)743-8345 hjayko@town.adams.ma.us
Collections: 2
Formats: 200 monographs 2 newspapers 50 pamphlets 650 reels of microforms 8 video tapes
Collection Description:
  Adams Local History
Adams Genealogy
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff Self-service copying (change needed) Institution will produce microfilm copies for a fee Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras Restrictions on tape recorders
Loans: Special loan policies in effect
Directions: FROM ROUTE 2 (ALBANY): Head toward North Adams, MA. Take Route 8 South into Adams. After stoplight by Adams Memorial School on your right & Brooks Drugs on left, you will pass two red brick churches on your right. A statue of President William McKinley is facing away from you in front of Second Church. The Adams Free Library is the yellow brick building to the statue's right. FROM I-90 (MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE): Take Exit 2. Follow Route 20 West to Pittsfield and follow signs to Route 8 North into Adams. At first stoplight in Adams (Post Office is on left corner), turn left onto Park Street (which is still Route 8 North). About 1/4 mile ahead, a statue of President William McKinley will face you. The Library is the yellow brick building to the left of the statue. Free parking is available on Melrose St., Maple St., or in the Public Parking Lot one block East. One hour metered parking is available on Park, Columbia or East Maple Streets.