On Display

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Currently On Display at the Main Library

On the First Floor

  • New Items: New books, both fiction and non fiction, can be found near the first floor elevator. New audiobooks, CDs, and DVDs can be found in clear display racks to the left of the check out desk.
  • Staff Picks: at the entrance to the first floor Fiction Room, near the Coddington Street entrance
  • Best Reviewed Books of 2017: at the entrance to the Fiction Room, opposite side of the case holding Staff Picks
  • Start With Something Easy! Great Reads for New English Speakers: low Coletti Fiction Room shelves
  • Film Auteurs: DVD/CD display at the back of the AV Room
  • New DVDs: on the low round display in front of the check out desk
  • World Customs: The Familiar and the Strange: on the shelf across from the check out desk
  • In the News: Resources That Give Background on Current Events: on the low round display near check out desk
  • Making the Holidays Special: Books About Holiday Entertaining and Cooking: on the shelves near the teen area, on the side of the stairs
  • Grab 'N' Go: on the first floor near the check out desk. These are popular items that cannot be placed on hold and can be checked out for 14 days with no renewals. 

On the Second Floor

  • Self Care Strategies: on the low round display near the mineral exhibit and the conversation zone computers
  • The Spirit of Giving: Books About Giving Back: on top of the reference shelves, near the top of the stairs

In the Children's Room

  • New Books: always being refreshed
  • Celebrate the Holidays With Books
  • "Read Box" - Red Books
  • Oh by Gosh by Golly - Holiday Books!
  • Book Bundles

On Display in the Branch Libraries


  • New Books: always being refreshed
  • Winter Wonderland: in the Adult Area
  • New Children's and YA Books: always being refreshed
  • Folktales: in the Children's Area

North Quincy

  • New Children's Books: in the Children's area
  • Holiday: in the Children's area
  • Staff Picks: in the Adult area
  • New Adult Fiction: in the Adult area
  • Arctic Reads: in the Adult area
  • Holiday Cooking: in the Adult area
  • Weird Families!: in the Adult area
  • Holiday YA: in the Young Adult area

Adams Shore

  • New Adult and Young Adult Books: in the Adult area
  • New Picture Books, Chapter Books & Seasonal Books: in the Children's area
  • Cooking With Books: Breakfast: in the Adult area
  • Make Your Own Holiday Gifts: in the Adult area
  • Quick Reads: in the Adult area
  • Book/Movie Combos: in the Adult area


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