Annual Friends Meeting
Friends of the Swansea Public Library will meet Wednesday April 8th at 6:30. They will be discussing the upcoming Plant Sale. New Friends are always welcome!!
Ebook and Audiobook Collections Available
Bookworms the newsletter of the Junior Friends
Star Wars Fan Fiction Contest Winners
1st Place Winner for A Man's Worth
Swansea Sleuths - mystery book club
The Cookbook Nook
Young Adult Bookshelf
Book of the Day
Click here to receive Book of the Day in your Inbox. Monday through Friday a new book is reviewed, both Fiction & Non-Fiction. We also link to our Library's catalog for avaiIability or to place a Hold.
David Greene, educator and life-long Lincoln scholar, will share with the audience his vast knowledge of Abraham Lincolnís life. This presentation will concentrate on the events of Abraham Lincolnís last day. It will touch upon John Wilkes Booth and his fellow conspirators, the assassination attempts on others that same evening, the escape of the conspirators, as well as previous attempts on Lincolnís life.The audience can expect to learn many strange and little-known facts about the case.
The presentation will take place on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the Swansea Community Center, 270 Ocean Grove Ave., Swansea at 6:30 PM. Refreshments will be served and there will be an opportunity to speak with Mr. Greene after the program. It is sure to be an educational and enlightening evening.
We are now offering access to Ancestry.com on our Library computers
Stop by and research your family tree!
IndieFlix and Zinio
Free access to online magazines and films
Using your Swansea library card, one account will give you access to both services.
IndieFlix - Unlimited access to thousands of streaming feature films and shorts from around the world
Zinio for Libraries, the worldís largest newsstand.
WE HAVE UPDATED OUR MAGAZINE COLLECTION IN ZINIO
Thank You for Supporting the Library
Draft of the Library's Building Plan
Thank you for supporting the Library at the Special Town Meeting. We have been working hard with building planning committee. Our work includes creation of a building plan to be submitted to the MBLC. Please read, review & contact, Cindy St. Amour, Library Director if interested in joining us for our next meeting or commenting on our draft document. We hope to complete the document for submission in late March.
SAILS Library Catalog & Mobile Print Service
Patron Printing Service
You are now able to print virtually any document or web page or email from your Internet connected mobile devices (ipads, tablets, smart phones) or home computer to one of our Library printers. You may choose from Black and White or Color printing, usual costs applied.
Connect to Print to this Web Page :
The virtual print cue will hold your printing request for up to 2 hours!
Any questions just ask us! We are happy to help !
Discover the newest books, DVDs and Audiobooks on our WHAT TO READ page
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Swansea Public Library
Long-Range Plan 2014-2018
We have received Congratulations from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners on completing a new Long-Range Plan. We appreciate the time and effort of the staff, trustees, and planning committee had put into it's development.
We are moving on with a Planning & Building Committee to plan Swansea Library's future. Please volunteer if interested to serve contact the Library Director, Cindy St Amour 508-674-9609. There will be as few meetings as possible and it will be a short duration committee, we promise!
free mobile app for your library account
get it for Android or in iTunes
The Library is introducing a program to deliver and pick up materials to patrons in Swansea that are homebound. If you or someone you know is interested, give us a call 508-674-9609
Electronic Resources are available through the Swansea Public Library. Search magazines, books, newspapers and journals. Also find images, graphs and videos. Great for research projects!
Get a library card online!
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Penny the Library Cat
Recycle your paper and help raise money for the Library
We have a bin in the rear parking lot. Bring your paper to recycle and the proceeds benefit the Friends of the Library. What goes in the bin?