Special Collections

Stoughton Public Library
84 Park Street
Stoughton MA , 02072
TTY/TDD: (781)344-2711
FAX: (781)344-7340
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Anita L. Lehto, Reference/Adult Services Librarian (781)344-2711 alehto@ocln.org
Hours: M-Th 9:00AM-9:00PM F,Sa 9:00AM-5:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Summer Hours: Closed Saturday
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://www.ocln.org/opac/StoughtonEnh/
Services for the Disabled:
  TTY/TDD Handicapped parking
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Anita L. Lehto, Reference/Adult-Services (781)344-2711 alehto@ocln.org
Collections: 1
Formats: 1 linear foot of manuscripts 300 volumes of monographs 10 linear feet of newspapers 25 volumes of maps 500 volumes of photographs 100 volumes of pamphlets 155 microforms 10 volumes of audio tapes 5 volumes of realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Stoughton Collection (Local history by or about Stoughton and its people)
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised Closed stacks, staff assisted access Photo ID required
Copying: No special restrictions reported
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Specialized indexes Holdings listed in online catalog
Directions: Stoughton Public Library is on the corner of Walnut Street and Park Street which is Route 27. Three routes meet the Stoughton center: Routes 27, 138 and 139. The Library is two blocks south of Stoughton center on Route 27 on the corner of Walnut Street and Park Street opposite Faxon Park. A blue and white highway sign with direction arrows points to the Library. FROM THE NORTH: From Routes 128/95; Take exit onto Route 138 marked exit 2A South/Stoughton and follow into Stoughton center. Continue through center to fork in road. Bay Bank is in the middle of the fork. Take left of fork onto Route 27 toward Brockton south. Library is two blocks beyond on left side of street. OR From Route 24, take exit onto Route 139. After Jimmy's Market on left on Route 139 (Pleasant Street) take 1st left (Prospect Street) or 2nd left (Chestnut Street), cross Seaver Street and take second right onto Walnut Street. Library is at foot of hill with entrance to the parking area on left. FROM THE SOUTH: Route 27 North from Brockton goes past the Library. OR From Route 24, take exit 18B (Route 27/Stoughton). Road winds from the Brockton line until just before Stoughton center. Library is on right side of Park Street (Route 27).