Try Consumer Reports Online

consumer reportsWhich flat screen TVs get the highest ratings? What is the safest car seat for your child? What are the new rules for retirement planning? How safe are the supplements you are taking? Find the answers to these questions and more at the library’s new subscription to The site offers much more than the monthly magazine, plus the usual ratings and buying guides. Available to Beverly residents. Check it out at our Learning Resources page!

New Museum Pass: EcoTarium

The main library is now offering a discount museum pass for the EcoTarium in Worcester, MA. Using the pass, admission is half price for up to 2 adults and 2 children. Children under 2 are free, and parking is also free. Reserve the pass here, or by calling our Circulation staff at 978-921-6062. Thanks to the Friends of the Beverly Public Library for providing this pass!

2016 Staff Picks

Looking for a good book? The staff of the Beverly Public Library are pleased to share their favorite books published in 2016. You’ll find a variety of titles, including a graphic novel about the horrors of adulthood, historical fiction set in the Civil War era, a heartfelt memoir about siblings clearing out their deceased parents’ house, and so much more. Check out our handy catalog list to read summaries and request the books online!