The Library at Lowell National Historical Park is a non-circulating collection of almost 3000 books, reports, dissertations, and other materials relating to the history of Lowell, the early American industrial revolution, the American cotton textile industry, and the development and activities of the Park.
The Park Library is available for limited public and research use by prearranged appointment only.
The Library Catalog for the National Park Service including Lowell National Historical Park may be viewed at the National Park Service Library website.
Lowell Cultural Inventory Reports of Buildings in Downtown Lowell  are available on the UML Digital Commons site.
The Digital Commonwealth includes aerial photographs from our collection and the Center for Lowell History.
Did You Know?
Protests came to Lowell in the mid-1830s. Mill management...twice reduced the take-home pay of women workers. Faced with growing inventories and falling prices, owners believed the only way to sustain profits was to cut labor costs. The mill workers were not willing to accept this logic.