The Library Parking Lot will be closed on Saturday, September 3rd, and Sunday, September 4th, for maintenance.
The Library is closed on Monday, September 5th, in observance of Labor Day.
The Nevins Library is asking your help as we plan to raise science awareness in our community . As part of a grant process, we need to gather input from our patrons about their interests in science and the prospects for the Library as resource to provide this information. Please take this short survey to help us be more informed about your interests surrounding STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). Here is the link for the patron survey: http://cyc.brandeis.edu/patronsurvey.html
Friends of the Nevins Library 2016 Fall Book Sale
Come to our 4-day giant used book sale! Great Books. Great Bargains.
Friday, September 23 *5pm – 8pm (Paid Preview) Saturday, September 24 9am – 5pm Sunday, September 25 12noon – 4pm
Monday, September 26 9am – 8pm (Bargain Day)
*Preview Entrance fee $20
Please contact the Library at 978-686-4080 for more informatio
Book Donations accepted until Thursday, September 22th.
Stranger than Fiction - A new Non-fiction book club, beginning September 12th @ 7:00 PM
“Stranger Than Fiction”, will meet at the Library on the 2nd Monday of the month from 7-8pm. We’ll read across topics within nonfiction. (ex. Biographies, True Crime, Travelogues etc. )
On Your Mark, Get Set… Read!™ is the theme of the 2016 summer reading program for children (pre-K to grade 6). Click here to sign up for programs using our online registration system. Program registration starts on June 15th at 2:00pm To participate in a special prize drawing for items in the Boston Bruins "When You Read, You Score" program or get the prize incentive to the Topsfield Fair, children in grades K to 6 must meet a minimum reading goal of 5 age-appropriate books on their online reading logs by August 8th . To create your online reading log; go to www.readsinma.org and select the city of Methuen. Choose the age of your summer reading program and then find the words Join here on the form. Fill out the form and you are ready to record the books you will read this summer. If you need assistance, call the Children’s Department at ext. 26.
4 Ways to get free e-Books from Nevins Library Click on any of the links below to get started!
The Commonwealth e-Collections are now easier to use then ever! Nevins Library Enhances Patron eReading Experience with New Axis 360 App
The new baker & Taylor Axis 360 app provides Apple, Android and Windows Desktop users the ability to discover, download and read ebooks or listen to digital audiobooks, within a single application.
Axis 360 app users will enjoy increased functionality and ease-of-use, with one-stop access to digital content from Nevins Library. The new app provides single sign on, eliminating the need for Adobe IDs, additional apps and credentials. Users link to their home library, search or browse their favorite topics and enjoy reading or listening within the Axis 360 app. Axis 360 also presents recommendations from the library’s collection, based on the user’s selection.
Users will no longer need to have Acoustik, Blio or axisReader apps to experience digital audiobooks or ebooks, as all titles will now open directly in the new Axis 360 application. Users will also have access to their bookshelf of borrowed material – “My Stuff” – seamlessly from all their devices – desktop, tablets and smartphones.
To download the new app and learn about Axis 360 please click here
Now would be a great time to sign up for one of our many bookgroups!
The Nevins Library is very excited to announce our latest project: The Nevins Buzz Blog! Check it out here: http://nevinsbuzz.wordpress.com/ We expect to have lots of great information for you here about library news, book reviews and recommendations, and lots lots more!!