Informational Alert | Coronavirus Updates

Contactless pickup of library holds available during modified hours at Main, O’Neill and Valente. No appointment required. Contactless pickup at Central Square will be unavailable 11/26-12/20 due to a branch improvement project. Request items from our online catalog. For assistance, call 617-349-4040 or email


The Main and Branch Libraries will be closed on the following days in 2020:

December 31, 2019
close at 5pm
January 1 New Year's Holiday Wednesday
January 20 Martin Luther King's Birthday Monday
February 17 Presidents' Day Monday
April 20 Patriots' Day Monday
May 25
Memorial Day
July 3 Independence Day Friday
July 4 Independence Day Saturday
September 7 Labor Day Monday
October 12 Indigenous People’s Day
November 11 Veterans' Day Wednesday
November 25 close at 5pm Wednesday
November 26 Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday
November 27 Thanksgiving Holiday Friday
December 24 Christmas Holiday Thursday
December 25 Christmas Holiday Friday
December 31
close at 5pm
January 1, 2021 New Year's Holiday Friday