Albert Alphin Library

8 Fenway—Floor 2


The Albert Alphin Library at Boston Conservatory at Berklee supports the instruction, research, and informational needs of the Conservatory community by acquiring, maintaining, and preserving access to materials and information in a variety of formats in the areas of dance, music, theater, and liberal arts. The staff offers various library services that include the circulation of materials, reference assistance, and inter-library loan and document delivery services. The library also offers listening stations, photocopiers, printing services, Mac computers, wireless internet access, and a designated quiet area. Please note that while items in this library may be accessed by Berklee College of Music students, item checkout is only available to Conservatory students. Students seeking additional information on electronic resources, library policies, and more should visit the portal.

The library is open to Boston Conservatory at Berklee students, faculty, staff, alumni, trustees, and overseers. Others associated with schools in the ProArts Consortium and specified area schools may use the library but may not be extended borrowing privileges.

All patrons must show appropriate identification.

The library is not open to the general public. All visitors not affiliated with Boston Conservatory at Berklee must request an appointment with a librarian to gain access to the library.

Hours of Operation

Regular Semester Hours (resumes September 5)

Monday–Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.


May 22–June 25
Monday–Friday: 12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

July 1–July 4
Saturday, July 1: Closed
Sunday, July 2: 1:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Monday, July 3: 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 4: Closed

Music Education Session (June 26–August 11)
Monday–Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 1:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

August 12–September 1
Monday-Friday: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

September 2 and 3: 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
September 4: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Jennifer Hunt
Director of the Library

Brendan Higgins
Public Services Librarian/Archivist

Reginald Didham
Cataloging and Acquisitions/ILL Librarian

Clifton Ingram
Evening Circulation Supervisor

Catherine Hammer
Circulation Manager