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Library Directions & Hours

By Automobile: Take Rte. 128 North to its northern terminus at a stoplight in  Gloucester (after passing through two rotaries which by-pass Gloucester Center). Turn left a a stoplight onto Rte. 127/Eastern Avenue-Main Street and thence 4 miles to "Five Corners" in Rockport Angle right onto Broadway, then go 3 blocks staight down to its intersection with School Street. The Library is the gray granite building on this corner at #17 School Street. Turn left into parking lot behind building
By Train: Take the Rockport Line commuter train from Boston (North Station) -- cross connections in Salem and Beverly to final stop. There are a number of round-trip services each day. Walk one block on Railroad Avenue to "Five Corners," then take Broadway for three blocks to the corner of School Street and Broadway. The library is the 2-story granite building on the north-east corner at #17 School Street.

The library keeps the following hours, year round:
Monday 1:00 - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Wednesday  1:00 - 8:00 pm
Thursday
 1:00 - 8:00 pm
Friday CLOSED
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Holidays

The library is closed for the following holidays and events: 

Day

Holiday

Closure Time

01/01/2016

New Year’s Day

All day

01/02/2016

Day after New Year’s

All day

01/18/2016

Martin Luther King Day

All day

02/15/2016

President’s Day

All day

03/27/2016

Easter

All day

04/01/2016

FRIDAY OPEN

OPEN 10-5

04/02/2016

TOWN MEETING

All day

04/18/2016

Patriot’s Day

All day

05/30/2016

Memorial Day

All day

07/04/2016

July 4th

All day

09/05/2016

Labor Day

All day

09/12/2016

TOWN MEETING

Close @ 5:00

09/13/2016

TUESDAY OPEN

OPEN 10-5

10/10/2016

Columbus Day

All day

11/11/2016

Veteran’s Day

All day

11/12/2016

Day after Veteran’s Day

All day

11/23/2016

Day before Thanksgiving

Close @ 4:00

11/24/2016

Thanksgiving

All day

11/25/2016

Day after Thanksgiving

All day

11/26/2016

Saturday after Thanksgiving

All day

12/24/2016

Christmas Eve

Close @ 1:00

12/25/2016

Christmas

All day

12/26/2016

Christmas

All day

12/31/2016

New Year’s Eve

Close @ 4:00

During inclement weather, please call ahead or check our home page for closings.