Holiday Hours Closed Saturday, December 24th (Christmas Eve) Monday, December 26th (Christmas Observed) Saturday, December 31st (New Year's Eve) Monday, January 2, 2017 (New Year's Day Observed)
Due to renovations, the Handicapped Ramp will be inaccessible for approximately 8 weeks beginning November 2, 2016.
Our staff is available to deliver your items to the parking lot, just call us first and we will assist you however we can.
Home delivery may be arranged for Methuen residents. Check at the Circulation Desk for Details.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Save the Date! December 3, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM - Barnes & Noble Fundraiser to benefit the Friends of the Library! . Click here to print the flyer and the coupon. You must use the coupon to get credit for your purchase. Thank you for supporting the Friends of Nevins Library!
Can't make the bookfair?
Visit BN.COM/bookfairs to support us online from Saturday, 12/03/16 to Thursday 12/8/16 by entering Bookfair ID 11998358 at checkout.
A percentage of your Barnes & Noble purchases will benefit the Friends of the Nevins Library.
Project Giving Tree
This year, the Children’s Department will be collecting items for Lazarus House Ministries, Inc. winter soup truck. If you attend a Children’s program or visit the library please consider making a donation to our annual charitable project. The following items are great choices: canned soups and stews; hot drink cups; napkins; plastic spoons, adult sized socks, toothpaste & toothbrushes; bars of soap and containers of hand sanitizer. Donations can be dropped off in the Children’s Room from December 5th to January 17th. Thanks for your support!
December Programs for Children
There are many programs being offered this month with a great deal of variety from our Hour of Code day to the ever popular American Girl Craft Afternoon and ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas program for preschoolers. Be sure to check out all of the program offerings on our online calendar of events and sign up to attend today!
Boxwood Tree Decorating December 7th form 6:30-8:30 PM One of our more popular holiday decorating programs is back again this year! Join Pat Graham as she leads you in decorating a Boxwood Tree for your home. There is a $20 charge per participant for this program. Click here for more information and to register
December 10th from 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Join us as we welcome Dr. Kalil, D.D.S to Nevins Library for a reading from his book, “Heaven Can Wait”.
You might know Dr. Joseph Kalil as a dentist in Methuen (now retired), but you might not know that he is also a poet. In fact, his poem "The Dentist's Prayer" was accepted by the American Dental Association as the universal "Primary Parameter of Care" for dentists to follow in the treatment of patients. Click here for more information and to register.
Nevins Library Introduces Flipster®
A New Way to Access Digital Magazines
Patrons of Nevins Library can now access their favorite digital magazines using Flipster® from EBSCO Information Services.
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!!