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Summer 2022

We resume normal summer semester hours this week:

  • O'Leary Library is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m, extended hours to 7 p.m. on Monday and Wednesday.
  • Lydon Library remains open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., extended hours to 7 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.

All libraries buildings will closed on weekends for the summer.

The Center for Lowell History is open by appointment only.

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Photo of the Kerouac @ 100 Exhibit by UML and LNHP Image by Photo from the Lowell National Historical Park

Kerouac@100 Returns to Boott Mills Museum

The Kerouac@100 exhibit returns to the Lowell National Historical Park on August 12.  A full-length facsimile of the On the Road Scroll will be on display thanks to UMass Lowell University Library and the Jack and Stella Kerouac Center for the Public Humanities. It’s part of the Visions of Kerouac Collection held at the Center for Lowell History. The exhibit also includes Kerouac rare books and other archival items from the CLH as well as photographs from the Allen Ginsberg estate and a series of photographs of Kerouac places by John Suiter. Kerouac @ 100 will remain up through October 10th after the Lowell Celebrates Kerouac Festival October 6 –10. 

The Center for Lowell History's Kerouac Collection includes items about Kerouac and the Beat Generation.