If you make it out the door and down the hill, the library on the corner is open, the walks are clear and post-Christmas treats await: Before and After is the true story behind last year’s bestseller Before We were Yours; Drive your Plow over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokarczuk won this years nobel prize in fiction; Bernard Cornwall’s , Sword of Kings is his latest latest Saxon throne thriller; while Julie Andrew’s Home Work recounts her years of Hollywood stardom. New DVDs include The Art of Racing in the Rain and the Goldfinch, both based on popular novels, and the final season of Game of Thrones, where we finally learn who rules the seven kingdoms. But, if the ice is too much for you, you can browse the latest eBooks and audios from NH downloadable books or stream a book or movie from Hoopla.
A Message from the Nichols Library Board of Trustees on Reopening the Library.As you may have heard, the Governor recently announced that libraries, among other services and businesses, may reopen on June 15th. What you may not know is that the Governors’ Economic Reopening Task Force has issued guidelines specific for libraries. We ask for your continued patience and understanding as we begin to implement these guidelines [continue reading].
We are now taking requests and putting them outside for you to pick up. You can get your loans between 10am and 2pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday [continue reading].
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NHDB offers downloadable eBooks, audios, and magazines. Hoopla offers streaming audio, eBooks, comics, movies, and music. Kanopy Video offers access to over 30,000 films. Tumblebooks streams stories for kids and teens. You will need your library card number to register; contact us if you do not know your card number.
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Hours of operationOur regular hours have been suspended due to the pandemic state of emergency declared by the Governor.
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