What's Happening at the Library...


September is Library Card Sign-Up Month!
During the month of September, visit either Dedham library to sign up for a new library card. Every child who opens a new library account will receive a free goody bag; tweens, teens, and adults will have the chance to win raffle prizes!
Author Visit
Local author Patry Francis will be at the Main Library on September 24th at 7pm to discuss her book The Orphans of Race Point. Refreshments will be served, no registration required. For more information please call 781-751-9287.
The Dedham Public Library now has a newsletter! Click here to subscribe and receive monthly program updates.

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.


Passes

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.)

Programs

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

Follow Us

We are happy to announce that we're now on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest. Follow us for the latest library news.


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
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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