On Display - May 2017

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Wondering what we are featuring on our displays this month? Here's the roundup:

Currently On Display at the Main Library

On the First Floor

  • New Items: New books can be found near the first floor elevator and on a shelf across from the check out desk. New audiobooks, CDs, and DVDs can be found in clear display racks to the left of the check out desk.
  • Staff Picks: our favorite books, CDs, and DVDs at the entrance to the Fiction Room, near the Coddington Street entrance
  • Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month: at the entrance to the Fiction Room, opposite side of the case holding Staff Picks
  • Get the Whole Story: Read the Book & Watch the Movie!: DVD display at the back of the AV Room
  • Travel DVDs: on the low round display in front of the check out desk
  • Mommy Dearest: Mothers You Don't Want to Mess With: on the shelf across from the check out desk, facing the atrium
  • Centennial of John F. Kennedy's Birth: on the low round display near New Books
  • May the 4th Be With You: Star Wars Turns 40: on the shelves near the teen area, on the side of the stairs

On the Second Floor

  • National Bike Month logoNational Bike Month: on the low round display near the mineral exhibit and the conversation zone computers
  • Understanding Computers: on top of the reference shelves, near the top of the stairs
  • Summer in New England: in the Travel quarry

In the Children's Room

  • New Books: always being refreshed (see the latest picture and chapter books here)
  • Book Bundles: for younger readers
  • Just the Facts: Interesting Non Fiction
  • Stuck in the Fantasy World-Come into the Real World (Realistic Fiction)
  • Moms Are the Best

On Display in the Branch Libraries


  • New Books: always being refreshed
  • New Mysteries: in the Adult Area
  • New Children's and YA Books: always being refreshed
  • May Flowers: in the Children's Area
  • Moms: in the Children's Area

North Quincy

  • New Children's Books: in the Children's area
  • Mother's Day: Moms and Grandmothers: in the Children's Area
  • Memorial Day: in the Children's Area
  • Amazon 4 Plus Stars From More Than 100 Viewers: in the Adult area
  • New Adult Fiction: in the Adult area

Adams Shore

  • New Adult and Young Adult Books: in the Adult area
  • Cooking with Books: in the Adult area
  • Right in Your Backyard: Stories from Massachusetts: in the Adult area
  • If You Like Elizabeth Berg, Try These
  • New Picture Books, Chapter Books & Seasonal Books: in the Children's area

You can always check our On Display page to keep up with what items from our collections we are currently highlighting - they may be timely or something that we think would be of particular interest to our patrons. Enjoy!

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