Upcoming Events

Jun
26
Tue
all-day Summer Reading Program
Summer Reading Program
Jun 26 all-day
Summer Reading Program
The Bridgton Public Library is gearing up for Summer Reading. Find out about our prizes and parties, and sign up for some fantastic programs here. Libraries Rock, and we are ready with new books on geology, music, and of course some great stories for all [...]
10:00 am TUNES FOR TOTS
TUNES FOR TOTS
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 2-5 are invited to sing and play instruments! This new activity which meets every Tuesday morning at 10:00 is all about making music!Email

All About Books

Even though the click of computer keys can be heard in the library, we are still very much about books!  We have several tools to help you find your next read, in addition to book groups and book savvy staff.

Here is a quick description of the resources in the drop down menu.

  • Search the catalog – where you can find titles in the library’s collection by a variety of search terms, place holds on items currently checked out, and renew items you didn’t finish by the due date.
  • NoveList – a subscription database for finding books in a series, read alikes for favorite authors, and much more
  • New York Times Best Sellers links to several NY Times lists in addition to Fiction and Nonfiction
  • Interlibrary Loan – where we will borrow books from other libraries if we don’t own them

In addition to these library resources, there are several resources on the Internet aimed at book lovers.  Here are two: