McDonald Library

McDonaldLibraryWelcome to the McDonald Library at Lawrence Academy, which serves as an intellectual gateway to our teaching and learning resources both within the school and beyond the classroom. Our library serves the mission of the school, as well as its own mission by offering inviting spaces for study and reflection. Be sure to take a moment to take a look around the McDonald Library.

Library Resources

Also feel free to suggest a book or magazine to add to our collection.

New & Updated Resources

While working on campus, the LA community now has access to Fold3 and Newspapers.com. Remember: These sites are only available on campus, and for best results be sure to clear your cache.

New ABC-CLIO resources...

New Infobase resources:

New ProQuest:

New Subscription:

Online Databases

*Denotes on-campus use only

Database Trials

For a limited time, the LA community now has access to the following databases:

- Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports: Crucial insights into twentieth-century global history
- Middle East and North Africa: Global Perspectives, 1958-1994
- African American Newspapers, 1827-1998: A century and a half of the African American experience

New Titles

Fiction and Non fiction titles recently added to the library collection.

Any questions or feedback, e-mail Ms. Anderson.

To access subscription resources from off campus, you will be prompted to provide your network user name and password after clicking the database link.

Library Hours & Contacts

Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.

Please Note: Administrators on duty will open the library on weekends at times other than those above on an 'as needed' basis.

Contact Us

Sara Anderson
Head Librarian
(978)-448-1561

Carine Nehring Aurello
Assistant Librarian
(978)-448-1562

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