Local History Our local history room is under development, but available for patron use. There are a number of local history organizations to gather information, as well as library use of


Town of Newbury – Newbury is a small town in Essex County, Massachusetts, USA. Newbury includes the villages of Old Town, Plum Island and Byfield. Visit the Town of Newbury website for information for residents, visitors and businesses.


Triton Regional School District – Serving Newbury, Rowley, and Salisbury, MA
Three communities with a mission to unite in supporting the development of engaged, successful, responsible, resilient learners; well-prepared to be ethical, empathetic, and contributing citizens.


Newburyport Chamber of Commerce – Whether you reside or work in the community or are a tourist visiting the area, you’ll find this site chock full or resources and ideas while you’re here. Rich in maritime history and nestled on the shores where the Merrimack River meets the Atlantic, the Greater Newburyport area is comprised of diverse shops, restaurants, small businesses and corporations alike. The Chamber is proud to serve more than 800 of these business members and plays a vital role in keeping our area a vibrant and enjoyable place to live, work and play.


Emergency Information – Information on local and national emergency information sources.

The Newbury Channel on YouTube – Check out Town of Newbury videos on the Town YouTube channel

Newbury Area Links:
Essex County National Heritage Area
Historical Society of Old Newbury
Sons & Daughters of the first Settlers of Newbury, MA
Parker River National Wildlife Refuge
Essex County Genealogy Sites
Massachusetts Audubon Society Joppa Flats
The Governor’s Academy
Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce
Plum Island
Newbury Weather
Newburyport Daily News
Council on Aging
Byfield Community Arts Center