The Valente Branch closed for renovations on January 14, 2016.

The Valente Branch Library is located in an area between Lechmere and Inman Square, which receives many of Cambridge's new immigrants. The branch plays host to a community that includes large populations from the Caribbean and the Portuguese speaking countries of Cape Verde, Portugal and Brazil. Check out the calendar of events for monthly programming information.

In addition to our vast assortment of English Language materials, the library is the proud home of the Manuel Rogers, Sr. Center for Portuguese Culture (The Rogers Collection). It is a collection of Portuguese language books, DVDs, and CDs that serves the needs of our Portuguese speaking community.

Check out information on the upcoming King Open and Cambridge Street Upper Schools & Community Complex Project that will affect the Valente Branch.

Meeting Schedule:

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Closed for renovations


826 Cambridge St. 02141
Phone: 617.349.4015
Fax: 617.349.4416

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