Current newspapers are kept in the Periodicals section of the first floor, with the exception of the Hamilton-Wenham Chronicle, which is available at the first floor Circulation desk and the second floor Reference desk.

Newspapers are recycled after one week, with the exception of the Boston Globe, Salem News, and the Hamilton-Wenham Chronicle. Back issues of these three papers are kept in the second floor Closed Stacks. The Boston Globe and Salem News are recycled after three months; back issues of the Hamilton-Wenham Chronicle are kept in perpetuity. The Hamilton-Wenham Chronicle is available in both paper and microfilm format.

Please ask a librarian for help in retrieving any newspapers from the Closed Stacks. Be prepared to offer some form of ID for the librarian to hold while you are using materials from the Closed Stacks.

Newspapers to which we subscribe

Don’t forget our databases:

By using our Online Electronic Resources you may also access articles from the Boston Globe (1980 to present) as well as thousands of magazine articles via EBSCOHost and InfoTrac.