Library Hours

In case of severe weather, please call to be sure the library is open.

Holiday closings

Main Desk, Reference, Arts & Music, Hosmer Gallery

Monday 9 AM – 9 PM
Tuesday 1 PM – 5 PM
Wednesday 9 AM – 9 PM
Thursday 1 PM – 5 PM
Friday 9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM – 5 PM
(closed Sat. in July & August)
Sunday closed

Children’s & Young Adult Department

Monday 9 AM – 6 PM
Tuesday 1 PM – 5 PM
Wednesday 9 AM – 6 PM
Thursday 1 PM – 5 PM
Friday 9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM – 5 PM
(closed Sat. in July & August)
Sunday closed

Calvin Coolidge Presidential Library & Museum

Monday 9 AM – 5 PM
Tuesday 1 PM – 5 PM
Wednesday 4 PM – 9 PM
Thursday 1 PM – 5 PM
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
Research by appointment, 413-587-1014

Hampshire Room for Local History

Thursday 1 PM – 5 PM
Friday 1 PM – 5 PM
Saturday 1 PM – 5 PM
(closed Sat. in July & August)

Limited access by appointment only may be available at other times. To ensure access to materials and availability of staff to assist you, appointments are preferred. Please call 413-587-1014 or email localhistory@forbeslibrary.org

Hampshire Room for Special Collections

Photo research by appointment only, call 413-587-1013.