Library HoursThe Library will be closed on Sunday, May 29 & Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. Summer hours will begin after the holiday. [View Main Library Hours] [Fowler Hours] [Special Collections Hours]


What's NewNew books are added to the library collections daily. Click here to view our What's New in real time. For New York Times Bestsellers, click here.


June ClassesThe next Drop-In Tech Help will be held at 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. on Friday, June 3, 2016 in the Main Library Lobby. Feel free to bring your mobile devices. Open to all.

book SaleAnnual Book Sale is 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Saturday, June 4, 2016 (rain date: 6/11) on the Main Library front lawn. Please note the Friends of the Library have stopped accepting book donations until after June 6, 2016. Thank you for your cooperation.

Colin Harvey ExhibitFrom "Thoreau's Seasons" to "Men of Concord": NC Wyeth Inspired will present a panel discussion in the Main Library Rotunda at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, 2016 moderated by our Special Collections Curator Leslie Perrin Wilson. Open to all. [View More Info]

Giant GamesJoin us for this year's summer reading kick-off event with giant games on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. on the Main Library front lawn. The event is free and open to all. Sponsored by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library.

John KeklakSports photographer John Keklak will speak about taking great sports photos at 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Monday, June 13, 2016 at the Fowler Branch. A collection of Keklak's photos will be on exhibit at the Fowler Branch during June 2016. Open to all.

Karen AntonowiczKaren Antonowicz, teacher of Historic Costume at the Rhode Island School of Design will give a presentation on fashions of the residents of Downton Abbey from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the Fowler Branch. Open to all.

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Colin Harvey Exhibit From "Thoreau’s Seasons" to "Men of Concord": N.C. Wyeth Inspired" [Read More About the Exhibit] [Accompanying Tours and Events] [Watch a Short Introduction Video] [Featured in 5/12 Boston Globe]

Art Gallery
April 15 – September 18, 2016

HotspotThe Library is pleased to offer wireless Hotspot devices for loan to Concord patrons who are 18 years of age and older. [Read Hotspot Circulation Policy]

Seed Lending LibraryOur Seed Lending Library is now open for the summer. Visit the website for more info and activities. Happy gardening!

Lynda.comIntroducing our newest online database subscription - an online video learning website. Remote access is available to Concord residents only. [Go to database]


Zinio Digital Magazines an online newsstand available to our Concord patrons. [Click here to sign in with your library card] [How to Access Zinio]

hooplaHoopla Digital offers Concord patrons free access to movies, TV episodes, music albums, eBooks and audiobooks. Instantly available. [How to Access Hoopla]

OverDriveFree library eBooks, eAudiobooks & Streaming Videos for Your Computer or Mobile Device Powered by OverDrive [View More Info]

ArtReturn your "awesome" reads in the Awesome Books Box and we will tag and share them with others online! [Click Here]

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NextReadsWhat should I read next? Our NextReads eNewsletter will provide you with reading suggestions. [Sign Up and View Sample Newsletters ]

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