Browse Exhibits (2 total)
Since 1978, the Essex Library Association has published Ex Libris, a regular newsletter to keep patrons and members up-to-date of what’s happening at the library.
The newsletter has had many different formats and features over the years; the names and faces in the articles change over time too. The unifying theme throughout is the dedication the Essex community has for supporting the Essex Library.
This exhibit features a selection of issues through the decades, from 1978 to today. To read more issues of Ex Libris, visit the full collection.
Please enjoy The Essex Library Association: A Brief History, an exhibit of photos and documents from our archives. From it's humble beginnings in 1889 starting with a small collection of books to it's expanded and essential place in the community over 130 years later, The Essex Library is a cornerstone of service and knowledge for our patrons.