UMass Lamar Soutter Children’s Health Information Center

""Contact Information

Benedict Building
2nd Floor
Worcester, MA 01655


View the UMass Children’s Medical Center-Pediatric Family Resource Library website

Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 2 PM

Additional Locations: None.

Organization Narrative

The Pediatric Family Resource Library is a division of the Lamar Soutter Library of the University of Massachusetts Medical School.   The library has a comprehensive collection of books and audiovisual materials.   Library staff provide information for the care of children with disabilities, chronic medical problems, and/or complicated medical needs.

Population(s) Served

Parents with children who have disabilities or complicated medical problems. Primarily serve families from the Central Massachusetts area.


Librarians will search medical databases and Internet for information and will mail the results to families.

Offers an online Disability Resource Guide