Informational Alert | Coronavirus Updates
NOTICE: Fall hours for contactless pickup of library holds at Main, Central Square, O’Neill, and Valente are now in effect. No appointments required. Request items online, by phone at 617-349-4040 or by email at

Services For Homeschoolers

The library offers books about homeschooling as well as a wealth of materials to support your curriculum.  Ask a librarian to help you find resources that will best meet your needs.

Events and Programs
Check our online calendar to see what the library is offering.  We regularly conduct or host craft, music, science, or book discussion programs that can be of interest to homeschoolers. 

The Main Library Children's Room also conducts a book discussion group specifically for homeschoolers.  For more information and to sign up, please call 617-349-4038 or email

Museum Passes
Check out a museum pass and experience new adventures at local cultural destinations.  Reservations can be made in person or by phone.

Recommended Websites for Homeschooling Families:

Advocates for Home Education in Massachusetts

American Homeschool Association

Homeschool Legal Defense Association

National Home Education Network

National Home Education Research Institute