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Ask a question at the Reference Desk on the upper level. The Reference Desk is staffed all hours that the library is open:

Tuesday through Thursday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., and Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday (January – April), 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.  (Closed Mondays)


Call 978-448-8000 during hours the library is open.


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