Reference Services

Contact Us

Telephone (978-929-6543) and in-person assistance is available whenever the Library is open. We can also be reached by email at

Collections and Databases

The Reference Collection is a non-circulating collection of print books supplemented by a variety of electronic resources. Most e-resources are available to home users with a valid library card.  Home access to some subscription e-resources are is limited to Acton residents.

Interlibrary Loan

If you require material that is not available from within the Minuteman Library Network, the reference staff will attempt to borrow the material for you from outside the Network. For more information on interlibrary loan, please visit our Interlibrary Loan page.

Computer help

Assistance using the library's collections, the Minuteman Catalog and any of the library's electronic resources is available whenever the library is open. Library and tech skills workshops are offered throughout the year. See also links to free online computer tutorials, here.

Web Links

For useful links on job hunting, English language learning, PC tutorials, community information, reading resources, and more, visit our Web Links page.