NEW UPDATE JUNE 1: PPL bookdrops are open! Materials are due June 29 and no overdue fees will be incurred until after that date including MaineCat and ILL items. See our FAQ page for more details. We are developing plans for re-establishing services at our locations in conjunction with city and state authorities. We look forward to being able to welcome you to the Library again, and we will make a public announcement when our re-open date is set. See our COVID-19 information page for links to current health information in multiple languages. Reference will be answering questions Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm, 871-1700 x725. If you would like to open a temporary eResource library card, please email us at
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Your Next (Great!) Read

Looking for help with reading suggestions? Would you love to get a personalized list of ideas based on your own reading interests? Our Reader’s Advisory staff is here to help! We’re ready to put our professional book-matching skills to work.

Simply fill out this short form online and we will email you a list of 5 or more book suggestions picked just for you. Let us know if you’re looking for eBooks and eAudiobooks on cloudLibrary during our closure, or if you’re happy to hear any reading recommendation from us. You can expect to hear back from us within one week.

You can also email us at or call the Reader’s Advisory Desk at 871-1700 ext. 705.


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