Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Lower Level, Johnson Building, Central Library, 617 536-5400,

Telephone Directories

The Kirstein Library houses an assortment of  business directories. The New England telephone directories have moved to the Microtext department. In addition to those print resources, we also subscribe to:


atozAtoZ databases (Online) also available from home with a valid BPL card.  Information provided for 30 million businesses and executives as well as 220 million residents.



There are many telephone directories available for free online as well. (Verizon)
Search for names, addresses, and phone numbers of over 16 million businesses across the U.S. in this “Yellow Page” database. This site can also find phone numbers and e-mail addresses of individuals.

White page & yellow page searching for individuals and businesses. Includes a company fax number directory.

Online telephone directory of over 90 million individuals and over 10 million businesses (search by name or business category).