New Interlibrary Loan System Great news! You can now request ILLs yourself, directly from our new state ILL system. Here’s what you do…
Kanopy ~ Free streaming movies! Thanks to the Friends of the Hancock Town Library, we are very pleased to announce that the popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is now available for free to library patrons at the Hancock Town Library. Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films instantly by visiting http://hancocknh.kanopy.com. Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku.
Need help signing in to our catalog or downloading ebooks or audiobooks from OverDrive? Call to make an appointment with Amy for help! We’ll do our best to get your digital library working for you. 525-4411.
Just a reminder that we have a few museum passes to offer our patrons, thanks to the Friends of the Library. Our list includes Canterbury Shaker Village, Cheshire Children’s Museum in Keene, the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, The Fells Historic Estate & Gardens in Newbury, NH, Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich, VT, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. In the past, donors have generously contributed passes to their favorite museums. If you have a special museum in mind and would like to do the same, let us know!
Wondering if we have that new book you just read about? Is it 10:00 at night and you really want to know? No worries! You can check our catalog (https://hancock.biblionix.com) and reserve or renew books from the comfort of your own home. Come in and we’ll show you just how easy it is!
Library Trustee Minutes are available online at the town website or in print on the bulletin board at the library. The library trustees generally meet the fourth Tuesday of the month at 5:00pm in the Daniels Room.
The library trustees have two date changes for their regularly scheduled meetings in November and December 2019. In November they will meet on Tuesday November 19 at 5:00pm due to the Thanksgiving holiday the following week. In December they will meet on Tuesday December 17th at 5:00pm instead of the regularly scheduled fourth Tuesday of the month at 5:00pm to avoid meeting on Christmas Eve.
Hours: M&W 2-6 Tu&Th 10-7 Sat. 10-4
Staff: Amy Markus, Library Director Karen Dunham, Children's Librarian Theresa Earle, Circulation Trustees: Alison Rossiter, Chair Jane Eklund, Secretary Kary Shumway, Treasurer Friends of the Library: Megan Dodge, Chair Helene Bickford, Vice-Chair Jenny Green, Secretary Beth GrosJean, Treasurer