The staff of the Lynn Public Library is dedicated to serving the needs of a diverse population whose interests range from scholarly research to cultural pursuits to entertainment. The Library encourages an environment where its patrons may inform, educate, and enlighten themselves. Our collection numbers almost 125,000 volumes, with over 30,000 in the Children’s Department alone. The large Reference collection is known for its emphasis on Lynn history, genealogy, the Civil War, business and law. The Circulation Department keeps current with all the best sellers.
The Lynn Public Library is one of 28 area libraries that make up the North of Boston Library Exchange (NOBLE).
Don’t miss out on all we have planned for August! View our August Flyer here or view our online calendar here. Have you logged your reading for our summer reading programs? Click here to learn more!
- Mon, Wed, Thur, and Fri 9am-5pm
- Tuesday – open late! 9am-8pm
- Saturday and Sunday Closed
The Lynn Public Library will be closed Monday, September 5th for Labor Day.
The iRead Read Beyond the Beaten Path Summer Reading Program is in full swing, but it’s never too late to join in the fun! The Lynn Public Library has reading programs for all ages. Select an icon below for more information.
The Lynn Public Library is proud to introduce our newest program, Movie Night Book Club.
This book club will meet once each month to discuss books that have been adapted into a movie. Interested patrons will be provided a copy of the book to read, as well as a copy of the movie to view. At the meeting, we will talk about the similarities, differences, what we liked/didn’t like, and more.
If you are interested in participating in our Movie Night Book Club, please take a moment to complete this form and let us know when it would be best for you to meet. We hope to have our first meeting this coming October, an official date will be announced at the beginning of September. We hope you’ll join us!
Starting April 7th, 2022, the Lynn Public Library will no longer be charging late fines on any of our items! Bring back your overdue books, DVDs, and CDs to check out more! Items from other libraries may still accrue late fines. Does not apply to billed or lost items. If you have questions regarding your account, please contact us at 781-595-0567.
View our press release here
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Overdrive now has a new ebook and audiobook app! Libby is now available to download for free from your app store. For more information visit the Libby help page.
ProQuest now offers library patrons free access to their “Black Freedom Struggle in the United States” resource database. Click the image below to access the ProQuest website.
Your favorite app for e books and audio books has just gotten better. Libby now has magazines that you can download to your favorite smart device or computer! Visit https://noble.overdrive.com/ for more information and to browse the magazine collection.