The Lamar Soutter Library Children’s Health Information Center UMASS Medical School

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Contact Information

UMASS Medical School
Contact: Nancy Linnehan, Assistant Librarian
Email Address:
Phone: 774-442-3967
Alternate Phone: 508-856-3334
Fax: 508-856-5899

55 Lake Ave. North 2nd floor Benedict Building Worcester, MA 01655
Area Served: Central

Map Location The Lamar Soutter Library Children’s Health Information Center


A consumer health library that provides information to parents and caregivers on children's diagnosis.  Books may be borrowed for three weeks. Will answer reference questions and provide searches for specific information, and refer patrons to appropriate support groups.  A web list of reliable health information for visitors is available.

Program Type

  • Communication
  • Education
  • Information/Referral

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service