What's Happening at the Library...

The Library will be closed Saturday, August 30 through Monday, September 1. The Library will resume regular hours on Tuesday, September 2.
This summer, explore science at the Library!
Here is summer calendar, full of exciting programs.
Please note the following changes to the summer reading program:
• Readers' Theater originally scheduled on August 11 at the Main Library has been cancelled.

• Mad Science: Adventures in Air originally scheduled on July 31 has been rescheduled to Monday, August 18, 11:00 a.m., at the Endicott Library.

The Dedham Public Library will soon be sending out newsletters with current programs as well as new happenings at the library. Click here to subscribe.

Thanks to the Dedham High Alumni Association and the Digital Commonwealth of the Boston Public Library, Dedham High School yearbooks are now available to view online. View Reflections, dating back to 1889, here.


The Garden in the Woods pass is now available at the Dedham Public Library! Click here to see all of our museum and zoo passes. (Dedham residents only.)


The library has a full schedule of programs. View the complete calendar of events here.

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On September 18, 2012, the Trustees of the Dedham Public Library approved a 5-year strategic plan for the Library. The complete plan can be found here on the Town of Dedham's website.
The Dedham Public Library has access to numerous databases, here are links to just some of them:
The Boston Metro Collection
Search full-text articles covering issues and events,
business, government, sports and more for over 100 Boston
area newspapers including the Dedham Transcript
Kids InfoBits
Kids InfoBits targets the research needs of students in Kindergarten
through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate and
visual graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text,
age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine and reference content
NoveList is an electronic readers' advisory resource which
assists fiction readers in finding new authors and titles.
Through its attractive and easy-to-use interface, NoveList allows
readers to use a favorite author or title as a template to locate
other authors and titles of interest.

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