Informational Alert | Coronavirus Updates
NOTICE: Contactless holds pickup is suspended effective Jan. 2, 2021. The Library's virtual programs and services and digital collections continue to be available. For assistance, call 617‑349‑4040 or email

Transportation Information:

The Main Library is accessible by both bus and subway.There is also a Bluebike station located directly in front of the library.

A 70-car underground parking garage with access from Broadway is available when the library is open. It costs 25 cents for every 12 minutes of parking. You may pay by using quarters or credit card (Mastercard or Visa).

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Contactless Pickup - Temporarily Suspended
Main Library Phone Hours (617-349-4040)

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday: Closed

Library Administration available at 617-349-4032 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.)


449 Broadway 02138
Phone: 617.349.4040

Map of Location

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