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Open Hours for Drop-in Visits
Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
20-minute visits. Wear a mask, santize your hands, socially distance.
Appointments for High Risk
Make an appointment if you would like to visit in the hour before the building opens to the general public.
Curbside Pickup – still available
Reserve materials via phone, email or reserving through the online catalog. Requests will be put in the bin outside the front door during open hours.
Browsing our Catalog
See our tips for browsing the catalog online under the Resources menu/Library Catalog.
Our Nichols Online Library
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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Author Archives: Nichols Memorial Library
American Dirt was the most checked out item in the library in 2020. The Four Winds is the most checked out item so far in 2021.
A Fatal Lie by Charles Todd – A welsh village turns to Scotland Yard Inspector Ian Rutledge to solve the identity of a dead body found by a local boy. A Fatal Lie by Charles Todd – A Welsh village … Continue reading
The Nichols Memorial Library will re-open its doors and welcome patrons in-person beginning Monday, May 3, 2021. Drop-in visitors are welcome any Monday, Wednesday, or Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Spend up to 20 minutes browsing, selecting and … Continue reading
Click here for the new link: ONLINE CATALOG
Nichols Memorial Library joins with Gilford Public Library and other Lakes Region libraries for a special Virtual Program
Center Harbor Parks & Recreation will hold a curbside pick-up for Easter treat bags and buckets of eggs to take home for your own egg hunt! Pick-up will be Saturday, April 3rd, 10:00 to Noon in front of the Town … Continue reading
Server maintenance may periodically prevent access to the on-line catalog and streaming services (Kanopy, Hoopla) during the day on Thursday. We will replace a backup power supply unit that failed last weekend causing a similar disconnect. Thank you for your patience … Continue reading
Our Library wants to hear from you! Would you please take a few minutes to answer our survey? Just click on the link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TLRD63F It’s quick, easy and anonymous. Many thanks!
January 4, 2021 Dear Library Patrons, Members of our Community and Visitors: We hope you and your families are doing well and staying safe as the pandemic unfortunately persists into the New Year. During this difficult time, the Trustees and … Continue reading