Research Assistance

smiling librarian helping a patron at the old West branchProfessionally trained reference librarians are available to assist you in navigating the library. Reference librarians can be found on the second floor (Wellington Hall) of the Central Library at 79 Highland Avenue.

The library also provides access to numerous databases, interlibrary loan services, and genealogy and local history research.

Stop by the reference desk or call us at 617-623-5000 x2955. You may also send us your reference questions by filling out our online Ask-a-Librarian form.

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