The Amherst Town Library
provides a wide array of services for your information, educational and
entertainment needs. We truly have “something for everyone @ your
The library maintains
a collection of over 70,000 items, including printed books, audiobooks,
audiobooks and eBooks, music, videos, DVDs, magazine
and newpaper subscriptions.
Our extensive selection of electronic resources includes general and specialized
subscription databases, a directory of suggested
websites, and the library
catalog detailing the holdings of 12 public and academic libraries
in Southern New Hampshire.
Not sure where to look or what
to read? Our friendly staff will be happy
to help you find exactly what you are looking for. Our librarians love
to read, so ask them for reading recommendations and check out our display
of "Staff Picks." Professional
reference librarians are also available to answer all types of questions
and to assist with research.
The library regularly holds programs and special
events for children,
adults, teenagers, and families. A listing of programs is published twice
a year in the library's newsletter and all year long on our online calendar