The Library is closed to the public until further notice.
Residents will continue to have access to the Library's Overdrive e-book and e-audiobook titles along with other e-resources available through the Library's website.
Residents do not need to worry about fines. The Library has stopped assessing fines for the immediate future. Residents may return library materials in the Library's two (2) book drops.
Residents may contact the Library by phone or email. Staff will return phone calls and emails in a prompt fashion.
There will be no meetings at the Library until April 17th. That date may likely be extended.
All library programming has been stopped until further notice.
For access to online library services available during our closure, follow the links in the list below:
Download eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines through OverDrive
Need a SAILS library card? Get a temporary one now (good for two months), and get immediate access to online services.
You can also get a temporary Boston Public Library eCard for access to a wider range of services incl hoopla (streaming films and TV) and zinnio (digital magazines)
Comcast is offering free internet to some families in need. Find out how.
For more information and updates, visit our website and Facebook page. Reach a librarian by calling 508-946-2470 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out these featured resources for kids and their families:
Read a new free children’s book every day through TumbleBooks
Hear actors read along while watching video of children’s stories and picture books, on the award-winning Storyline literacy website.
Try some movement and mindfulness activities from GoNoodle.
Daily at 3:00p, the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden uses Facebook Live to introduce kids to one of their animals and provides viewers with an activity suggestion.
Browse additional local resources from the Middleboro Family Resource Center.
Here are more sites offering free entertainment and educational, mental, and emotional enrichment:
Stream a free opera every night from the Metropolitan Opera.
Tired of Netflix? Enjoy free movies from the Internet Archive.
MCN has a list of online/virtual museum exhibits and tours--plus eLearning and kids’ activities--here.
This CNN list includes streaming concerts and plays, as well as more media watch guides and museum tours.
Hear almost any podcasts you’re interested in, for free.
Follow these tips for practicing self-care and managing virus anxiety.
Remember, for more information and updates on our closure, visit our website and Facebook page. Reach a librarian by calling 508-946-2470 or emailing email@example.com.