10 - The Jackson Library

Completed in 2002, the state-of-the-art Jackson Library is the center of academic inquiry and discovery on campus. The two-story, 16,000 square foot facility houses separate rooms for our Lower, Middle, and Upper School collections, the Technology Help Desk, a computer lab, and quiet study rooms for our students. With over 21,000 volumes, subscriptions to over 75 periodicals, audio-visual materials, and electronic information, the library offers resources in a variety of formats. The librarians and staff are available to assist students with research and guide their reading choices.

Library Hours

The library is open the following hours during the school year:

Fall and Spring

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:00 AM – Late Bus Departure
Wednesday, Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:00 a.m. – Late Bus Departure
Wednesday, Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Berwick Academy, situated on an 80-acre campus just over one hour north of Boston, serves 600 students, Pre-Kindergarten through grade 12, from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine. Deeply committed to its mission of promoting virtue and useful knowledge, Berwick Academy empowers students to be creative and bold. Berwick strives to graduate alumni who shape their own learning, take risks, ask thoughtful questions, and come to understand and celebrate their authentic selves. Founded in 1791 and rooted in a tradition of college preparation, our culture of innovation prepares students for a complex and dynamic world.