The library, archives and reading room are open Monday to Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm, with the exception of holidays. Archival material will not be retrieved after 4:00 pm.
The archives collects material that documents the Congregational, Congregational Christian, Christian and United Church of Christ tradition throughout the world. There are approximately 900 separate archival and manuscript collections totaling over 1200 linear feet.
The collection is extremely rich in New England history, due to the early influence of Congregationalism in the region.
Other collection strengths include:
Although the collection primarily consists of textual information, there is some audio-visual and audio material. In some cases, the archive has a microfilm of the original records.
Home Page - www.congregationallibrary.org
Archives Overview - www.congregationallibrary.org/resources/archives/archives-intro
Church Records Collection: listings and descriptions (extensive) - www.congregationallibrary.org/resources/archives/church-record-collections