Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

Reference Blog

Submitted by: Emily on 10/15/2014 - 11:56am
Fall isn't just about pumpkins, raking leaves, and apple cider.  If you're a book lover, this is the season for book awards.  The National Book Award finalists were announced this morning.  Bedford favorite All the Light We Cannot See is a fiction finalist.  Yesterday, the Man...
Submitted by: Emily on 08/26/2014 - 6:08pm
Is it just me, or did summer really fly by this year?  I can't believe that school has begun and that teachers will be assigning papers and projects soon.  When you need articles, images, and resources for school projects, try the library's online resources.  You can use them 24/7.  Just login with your library card number and password. ...
Submitted by: Emily on 08/01/2014 - 2:50pm
Going on vacation? Did you know you can suspend your hold requests so that your items don’t come in while you’re gone? If you’ve been waiting a long time for a title or just don’t want to have to re-request items, just suspend your holds until a date of your choosing. Just log into...
Submitted by: Emily on 07/31/2014 - 4:11pm
Good news!  You may now access Value Line online at the Library!  The online service's brand new interface makes it easy to find information about approximately 1,700 analyst covered stocks and 1,750 small- and mid-cap stocks. Please see the librarian for login information. Don't forget that you may also access Morningstar Investment Research Center and other business and investing...
Submitted by: Miriam on 07/01/2014 - 11:39am
In July and August, the library will be open on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will be closed on Sundays.
Submitted by: Miriam on 06/27/2014 - 4:54pm
We are happy to offer a new pass to the Worcester Art Museum. Each pass admits 2 adults & 2 children. The collections at the Worcester Art Museum include American & European art as well as Ancient, Chinese, Indian, Islamic, Japanese, Korean, and Precolumbian art. The Museum recently acquired the John Woodman Higgins Armory collection. The Knights! arms and armor exhibition...
Submitted by: Emily on 06/25/2014 - 2:54pm
Start your journey at the Library!  Vist the Travel section for guidebooks, travel DVDs, and language learning CDs from Pimsleur and Living Language. If you're looking for a guidebook for a particular locale, check the catalog.  Type in the name of the location and travel to pull up a list of guidebooks. Need to learn a new language before your trip to another country?  Learn from home with the...
Submitted by: Emily on 05/02/2014 - 12:00pm
This summer, take the Summer 6 Book Challenge! Read 6 books to get a great  prize.  More details coming soon!