In the Library

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For help finding what you want in the library:

  • Ask a librarian at any library location OR
  • Call 617-376-1316
Get Help in Your Language

We have employees who speak the following world languages. Please call or stop by to make arrangements to speak with someone who can help you.

  • Albanian
  • Bulgarian
  • Cantonese
  • French
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Mandarin
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Vietnamese
With your free library card, you may borrow:
  • Books in English and other languages for all ages
  • Picture books for young children
  • Materials to help you learn English
  • Materials to help you become a U.S. citizen
  • English language audiobooks in various formats
  • Music on CD
  • Movies on DVD
  • Magazines and newspapers
  • Museum passes for free or discounted admission to local museums and zoos
When you visit the library, you may:
  • Use library computers and the Internet or bring your own device and use our free Wifi
  • Read the latest magazines and newspapers
  • Bring a child to a free storytime
  • Attend concerts, see a new art exhibit every month, and watch new movies for free at the Main Library--check our Calendar of Events for details
  • Find a quiet place to study or do homework
  • Join a group to practice your English conversation skills (call 617-376-3295 for more information)
  • Ask librarians to help find answers to questions about almost anything

Free Orientation Tours

Take a free guided walk through the Main Library with a librarian. Find out what is where in the building and discover all the things there are to read, see, listen to, and more!  Check our Calendar of Events for days and times.

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