All locations are closed until further notice and all events are cancelled or postponed until further notice. Please check the City’s website for more information about City services and updates.
Check our one-stop page for services that are available during this closure.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources:
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- Massachusetts COVID-19 Guidance and Directives
- World Health Organization
Please keep any books, DVDs and other materials currently checked out until the library reopens. There will be no penalties and the library does not charge fines. The book drops at both the main library and Farms branch are closed at this time.
Not at this time. Your holds will be waiting for you when we reopen.
Many library services are not shut down. We offer numerous digital services that card holders can enjoy remotely. Now is the time to get familiar with our digital collection of eBooks and digital audiobooks, streaming video and music, magazines and newspapers, and more. We are increasing our online services, including eBooks, movies, audiobooks, and other information resources.
Check our new one-stop page too. We’re actively adding new content to highlight remote services.
Our WiFi extends outdoors. Please feel free to sit outside or park in our lot to use the Wifi. Be sure to follow appropriate social distancing guidelines by staying six feet away from others.
Many museums have closed and we have suspended museum pass reservations.