Hours & Access

The Archives, along with the art galleries and local history materials, are available to the public on Monday evenings from 6:00-8:30 p.m., Wednesday afternoons from 2:00-4:00 p.m., and by special appointment.

About the Collection

The Malden Public Library houses the local history and the family histories in the renovated Converse Memorial Building with other special collections. The local history collection includes archive material, historic photographs, historic newspapers, maps, and books by local authors. The rare books room houses the Deloraine Pendre Corey Collection, the John Gardner Collection, and the […]

Using the Collection

Finding Aids

Local History


Ancestry.comĀ  is available to the public for in-library use only. Visitors may access it from computers in our local history room or from library computers in the main building.