Welcome to the Cambridge Public Library’s Archives and Special Collections’ catablog.  This resource contains fully searchable and browseable finding aids for the Cambridge Room Collections.  A finding aid is a description of archival material held in the Cambridge Room. Our catablog allows you to:

Search the collections by keyword using the search box to the right.
Browse the collections by subject category using the drop-down menu to the right.
Browse the collections alphabetically by the name of the creator using the link above.
View full finding aids using the links at the end of each collection description.
Discover information about hours and appointments using the links above.

Our digital collections include the Historic Cambridge Newspaper Collection (1846-1923) and the Cambridge City Directories (1848-1910).

Contact the Cambridge Room.  Visit the Cambridge Room.

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  • Alphabetical List of Collections

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