Welcome to Woburn Public Library’s new Glennon Archives blog! This is where we’ll be posting upcoming archival events, highlighting new collections and blogging about all things archival. First, be sure to explore our new Archives website with its enhanced research capability and links to a Collection Guide, finding aids, Online Exhibits and Digital Collections. Utilizing PastPerfect software, Digital Collections provides online access to our museum, manuscript and photograph collections. Whether you want to research an object, read about a manuscript collection or explore random images, Digital Collections connects you with Woburn history and provides easy access to the Glennon Archives’ collections. New records will be added on a regular basis so be sure to check back often.
Seventy-two years ago, on June 27, 1943, Corporal Joseph A. Foley died in a truck accident near Oran, Algiers while serving in the medical corps of […]
The Glennon Archives has acquired a rare first edition of The Middlesex Collection of Church Music or, Ancient Psalmody Revived: a donation of the Champney Family […]
If you are interested in what has been happening and what still must happen to expand and renovate the Library, please read the following: In 2014, […]
To complement this Saturday’s events for Woburn’s 375th Kick-off Celebration, we invite you to browse our Digital Collections! This portal into Woburn’s past is updated weekly […]
‘Tis the season of long car rides and family vacations. Could there be better timing for OverDrive’s Streaming Video service to offer all twelve episodes of […]