Location & Hours

Location: 36 Salem St.Malden, MA 02148


Monday9 am - 9 pm
Tuesday9am - 9 pm
Wednesday9 am - 9 pm
Thursday9 am - 9 pm
Friday9 am - 6 pm
Saturday9 am - 6 pm


Monday9 am - 9 pm
Tuesday9 am - 9 pm
Wednesday9 am - 9 pm
Thursday9 am - 6pm
Friday9 am - 6pm
Saturday9 am - 5:45pm


Limited street parking is available outside of the library. Please read signs carefully, as most of the area requires a parking permit. Additional parking restrictions may be in effect.



Holiday Closings (2023)

The library shall be closed on the following dates:

January 2nd (New Years Day observed)
January 16th (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
February 20th (Presidents’ Day)
April 17th (Patriots’ Day)
May 29th (Memorial Day)
June 19th (Juneteenth)
July 4th (Independence Day)
September 4th (Labor Day)
October 9th (Columbus Day)
November 11th (Veterans’ Day)
November 23rd (Thanksgiving)
December 22nd (Christmas Eve observed)
December 25th (Christmas Day observed)



By Car

Malden Public Library is located at 36 Salem St. Malden, MA 02148. For the most efficient directions, we recommend using Google Maps or a similar online mapping service for directions. Click here and input your address for directions to our location.


Take the orange line (Oak Grove) to Malden Center Station. At Malden Station, turn to your right as you leave the lobby. Cross Commercial St. to Exchange St. Follow Exchange St. (passing Bank of America on your right) to first intersection with traffic light – this is Main St. Turn left onto Main St. Turn right onto Salem St. The library is on the left, across from the Malden High School. Turn left onto Park St. to enter the library.

Bus service is also available from Malden Center Station. Look for one of the following buses: Linden Sq. (#108), Revere House (#411), or Lebanon St. (#106, please note that #106 route to Malden Ctr is limited, please check the bus schedule for details).