Library \\ About
The Phillips Library
PEM’s Phillips Library is among the oldest libraries in the country. Rich primary and secondary sources — including vast quantities of manuscripts, books, photographs, maps, broadsides, and ephemera — make it a productive location for research and discovery. We look forward to welcoming you here.
Visit \\ Hours & Information
Visiting the Reading Room
The Phillips Library reading room is open to all. For the safety of library staff and visitors, appointments are required.
Library hours by appointment only
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9am-noon, 1pm-4pm
306 Newburyport Turnpike, Rowley, MA 01969
Library \\ Collections
Search the Phillips Library’s collections using Philcat, our online catalog. Request library materials, access digitized items, order reproductions, and more.