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East Springfield Branch – 21 Osborne Terrace – Springfield MA 01104
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21 Osborne Terrace
Springfield MA 01104

Parking: On-street parking is available on the Library side of the street.

Book Drop: Located at the top of the entrance ramp, to the right of the front door.

PVTA Bus Route: G2 stops NEAR, not at the branch.





413-263-6840

Manager: Reggie Wilson
Supervisor: Mayra Quiñones

The East Springfield Branch will be closed for the following holidays:

The libraries will be closed on the following dates for holidays:
January 1, 2023 (Sunday)New Year's Day: Central Library Closed
January 2 (Monday)New Year's Day (Observed)
January 16 (Monday)Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 20 (Monday)Presidents’ Day
April 9 (Sunday)Easter: Central Library closed
April 17 (Monday)Patriot’s Day (MA holiday)
May 29 (Monday)Memorial Day
June 19 (Monday)Juneteenth
July 4 (Tuesday)Independence Day
September 4 (Monday)Labor Day
October 9 (Monday)Columbus Day / Indigenous Peoples' Day
November 10 (Friday)Veterans Day
November 22 (Wednesday)Thanksgiving Eve: All libraries close at 5 pm
November 23 (Thursday)Thanksgiving Day
December 24 (Sunday)Christmas Eve: Central Library closed
December 25 (Monday)Christmas Day
January 1, 2024 (Monday)New Year's Day
Computers: Six internet computers available for use by all ages. Each session lasts 60 minutes and can be extended depending on availability. Earbuds are available at the Circulation desk for $1.

Fax Service: Fax service is available. There is a $1 per job charge for a traditional fax. We cannot receive faxes.

Scanning Service: There is no charge to scan your document to an email address or USB drive.

Mobile printing is also now available at the East Springfield branch public printer, during library hours from your home computer, laptop or mobile device. You don’t have to be in the East Springfield branch to print but you must pick up the print job on the same day during our open hours.

There are three ways to use our mobile printing option: (available during the library’s open hours)

  • 1. Visit our online printer portal , enter your email address, upload your document or URL and click on green printer icon
  • 2. Send or forward the document as an attachment via email to is scl-es-bw@printspots.com
  • 3. Install the PrinterOn app for iOS or Android devices. Search 01103 or Springfield and select ES Branch

Stop by the East Springfield branch on the same day during our open hours to retrieve your print job. Black and white only; 15 cents a page. Consult a staff member for assistance.

Here is a list of supported file formats in a pdf file.

The East Springfield Branch Library was built in 1932 for the City of Springfield and was the fourth branch library to be built. It houses a comprehensive browsing collection, including a large collection of contemporary adult fiction.

For more about the history of the East Springfield Branch, download our brochure.

Watch a video tour of the library here!

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Branch News


‘Anthony’s Book Club’ to support literacy in Springfield (WWLP)

Join Thunderbirds forward Anthony Angello for ‘Anthony’s Book Club’, created in partnership with the Springfield City Library and the T-Birds Foundation.

Springfield Library offers online series for adult job seekers (WWLP)

This series, running from January to June, is to help support older adults that are looking for a new job or a new career direction. Anyone that is age 50 or older can do these free biweekly skill-building and networking group meetings on Zoom.

Springfield City Library collecting mittens, hats and scarves (Masslive.com)

New or handmade items are preferred. Items of all sizes are needed; more adult-sized items are needed at most locations. The Springfield Library system has been collecting since Dec. 1 and will continue through Dec 31.

Branch Programs


February Events & Activities for Adults

February Activities for Adults

Join us for these events and activities at the library in February! | Adults

February Events & Activities for Teens

February Activities for Teens

Join us for these events and activities at the library in February! | Teens

February Events & Activities for Children

February Activities for Children

Join us for these events and activities at the library in February! | Children

January Events and Activities for Teens

January Activities for Teens

Join us for these events and activities at the library in January! | Teens

January Events and Activities for Adults

January Activities for Adults

Join us for these events and activities at the library in January! | Adults

January Events and Activities for Children

January Activities for Children

Join us for these events and activities at the library in January! | Children

Raymond Jordan Senior Center Book Club

Raymond Jordan Senior Center Book Club

Come join us for a fascinating book club at the Raymond Jordan Senior Center! | Adults

Winter Reading Challenge. Get a Bingo. Win a Prize! Ages 0-18. Jan 9 - Feb 18.

Discover Your Winter Reading Challenge

Mark off your reading progress on a special game board and join us for programs and activities! | Children

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ABC: Anthony’s Book Club

Join Springfield Thunderbirds player, Anthony Angello, as he shares some of his favorite books with you. | Children & Families

Bring Your Own Book Club

Bring Your Own Book Club: Graphic Novel Edition

Connect with other readers and get a chance to sing the praises of your favorite books! | East Springfield | Children

Toddler Sensory Playgroup

Toddler Sensory Playgroup

Join us for sensory play to help children learn independent play skills, life skills, fine motor skills, and developing self-control. | East Springfield | Children

World Explorers

World Explorers

Learn about different cultures by enjoying some of their stories, music, food and art. | East Springfield | Children

Switch It Up!

Switch It Up!

Come Switch It Up at the library and play your choice of Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Mario Kart 8 or Mario Party Superstars! | East Springfield | Teens

Teen Choice Day

Teen Choice Day

Suggest YOUR program idea that you would like to see at the library. Then join us for the fun! | Central & East Springfield | Teens

Kids Weekly Drop-In Crafts

Kids’ Weekly Drop-In Crafts

Drop by your library, and see what craft is being offered this week! | Children