State Library of Massachusetts

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State Library of Massachusetts
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Contact Information[edit | edit source]

E-mail:[1]  Ask a Librarian form.


The State Library of Massachusetts
24 Beacon Street
State House, Room 341
Boston, MA 02133

Telephone:</ref> 617-727-2590
Fax:  617-727-9730

Hours and holidays:</ref>  9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday  Closed all Massachusetts Legal Holidays.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:</ref> {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

  • State Library of Massachusetts contact info, hours, organization, online services, news and updates, digital collections, government documents, state and local history, legal resources, and research news.
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    SLM Catalog online, and in WorldCat.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description[edit | edit source]

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Guides[edit | edit source]

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Alternate Repositories[edit | edit source]

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If you cannot visit or find a source at the State Library of Massachusetts, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

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Sources[edit | edit source]

  1. Ask a Librarian in State Library (accessed 28 January 2014).
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