HOWLND1The Howland-Green Library

The Howland-Green Branch is located in the south end of the city at the beginning of Route 18. It was built in 1964 with funds left in trust to the library by Sylvia Ann Howland Green Wilks, daughter of Hetty Green. The collection has approximately 33,000 books, DVDs, magazines, and music CDs as well as public internet access. Spanish language materials are available for kids and adults including citizenship guides, language learning books and CDs, cookbooks, works of fiction, picture books, DVDs, and music CDs. There is a meeting room available for community use.

Branch Hours Class visits are available
Monday. Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday: 9AM – 5PM

Tuesday & Thursday: 12PM – 8PM

Call 991-6212 to schedule your class visit.


Howland-Green Branch
3 Rodney French Blvd
New Bedford, MA 02744
(508) 991-6212

195 to Exit 26 to Rt. 18 South. Continue on Rt. 18 until the tenth traffic light. The library is just across the intersection on the right side.