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.

Serving Maine, The Seacoast of New Hampshire, and the North Shore of Massachusetts

Berwick Academy is Maine's oldest, independent Pre-K through Post Graduate private school. Our community is dynamic, offering challenging academics, competitive athletics, and creative arts programs. Members of the community operate within a context of caring and respect as we pursue our quest for "useful knowledge" as "one school with three divisions." Students and faculty are encouraged to expand their horizons by balancing academics with athletic, dramatic, and musical options.