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Gale Search Alerts

by Library Staff | May 16, 2016 at 03:05 PM

Keep on top of a subject, with automatic search updates delivered to your in-box ...… Read More


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On Exhibit in the Solarium

by Library Staff | April 20, 2016 at 02:04 PM

Hand-made dolls by Acton artist Gwen Murphy are on exhibit in the glass display case adjacent to the lobby...… Read More


Art Exhibitions

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125th Anniversary Travel Mugs

by Library Staff | March 23, 2016 at 12:03 PM

​Stainless steel 15 oz. travel mugs are on sale at the circulation desk. … Read More


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Subject Area E-Resources: In Context

by Library Staff | March 15, 2016 at 08:03 PM

Gale’s In Context portals offer reliable content related to particular subject areas in a user-friendly format...… Read More


Electronic resourcesInformation sourcesYoung Adult

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Fold3 Library Edition

by Library Staff | December 26, 2015 at 10:12 AM

The Library has enhanced its already significant online genealogical offerings by adding a subscription to Fold3 Library Edition by Ancestry.  … Read More


GenealogyElectronic resources

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Speed Reads

by Library Staff | December 14, 2015 at 05:12 PM

We recently launched the Speed Reads Collection to offer new books in high demand that are available on a first come, first served basis...… Read More


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Stream Adele for Free

by Library Staff | December 3, 2015 at 10:12 AM

The library's subscription to Freegal Music Service allows Acton residents to download Adele's "Hello,"  or stream the entire "25" album for free...… Read More


MusicElectronic resources

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Search Tips for the New Catalog

by Library Staff | October 30, 2015 at 12:10 PM

Here are our top tips for searching the new Minuteman Catalog  ...… Read More


Minuteman Catalog

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Commemorative Ornament

by Library Staff | September 30, 2015 at 04:09 PM

Pewter ornaments celebrating  the library’s 125th anniversary are available at the circulation desk. … Read More


125th anniversary

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New Flatbed Scanner

by Library Staff | August 27, 2015 at 03:08 PM

A new flatbed scanner, that can accommodate fragile or oversized (11 x 17) documents is available for public use...… Read More


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