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About the Library

The Morse Institute Library is the place where people of Natick and the Metrowest area can learn, enjoy and enrich their lives. Our mission is to provide free access to print and non-print materials and quality reference service to library users of all ages and abilities; to serve as a major educational resource with programs and hands-on learning opportunities for all residents of Natick and the MetroWest area; and to serve as a community and cultural center with meeting and exhibit spaces for individuals as well as municipal and civic groups.


14 East Central Street, Natick, MA, 01760 [map]

Map of Morse Institute Library 14 East Central St Natick MA 01760


  • There is limited free library parking on Clarendon Street.
  • Metered parking is available on the street and in the East Central Street lot next to Town Hall.
  • Parking is allowed in permit lot behind the police/fire station after 5pm M-F and on the weekends.


Monday – Thursday 10am – 9pm
Friday & Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 2pm – 5pm

Upcoming Library Closures

  • Wednesday, November 25 – open 10am-2pm
  • Thanksgiving: Closed – Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27
  • Thursday, December 24 – open 10am-2pm
  • Christmas: Closed – Friday, December 25; Saturday, December 26; and Sunday, December 27
  • Thursday, December 31 – open 10am-2pm
  • New Year: Closed – Friday, January 1

Contact Us

Main Number/Circulation Desk 508-647-6520 –
Reference Desk 508-647-6521 –
Children’s Room 508-647-6522 –
SMS/Text Message 508-318-8165
Fax Number 508-647-6527
Staff Directory

Strategic Plan

Read the Morse Institute Library Strategic Plan, FY2012–FY2016 [PDF].