Library

Phillips Library

The Phillips Library Reading Room reopened to the public on Thursday, August 1, 2013 in our new, temporary location at
1 Second Street, Peabody, Massachusetts.

The Reading Room will be open on Wednesday and Thursday between 10 am and 4:30 p.m. Approved Visiting Researchers are welcome, by special appointment, on Monday, Tuesday, and Friday between 10 and 4:30 pm. We look forward to welcoming our patrons to the new Reading Room. Wi-Fi access is provided for our patrons.

What’s New

ESSEX COUNTY PROBATE RECORDS TRANSFERRED TO SOUTHERN ESSEX COUNTY REGISTRY OF DEEDS
ACCESS TO PROBATE RECORDS AVAILABLE WHILE LIBRARY CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS
Released: April 17, 2012

Essex County Probate records, stored on microfilm, have been transferred from the Phillips Library to the Southern Essex County Registry of Deeds located at 45 Congress Street, Salem, MA.  Access to these documents will be available for library patrons during the time the library is closed for renovations. 

Please contact Kathie Gauthier or Kostas Psiakis at 978-741-0201 if you have questions regarding access to these materials.