“Why are you taking the personal touch out of the library with self-service holds?” July 2015

Did you know that you can send comments and suggestions to the director right from our website?  Use this link.

Read the answer to the latest comment (above title) here.

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Irish Genealogy Seminar

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 pm

familysearchGenealogy experts Joe Petrie and Richard Reid will offer a presentation about researching Irish ancestry. This summer, the National Library of Ireland will release an updated database with ancestry records which have previously never been available to researchers. Joe and Richard will demonstrate how to navigate the database and explain how these new records can help fill out your family tree.

Please register for this program by emailing norprograms@minlib.net, by calling 781-769-0200 x110, or by visiting the Reference or Information desk.

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Reserve Best Sellers and Sneak Peeks of Books Being Published in August and September

Reserve Best Sellers and Sneak Peeks of Books Being Published in August and September

August 2015Download or view August Fiction and August Non-Fiction. Click on the links for the complete list with titles (in blue) linked to the Minuteman Library catalog. You may also pick up a complete list in the library and ask librarians to request them for you.

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Adult Summer Reading 2015

June 13th, 2015: Start logging books
August 21st, 2015: Summer reading ends with the grand prize drawing

escape riding tabletPlease join us for the second annual Adult Summer Reading Program! Sign up online, log the books you’re reading, and be entered to win weekly prize drawings. There is no fixed reading list; all books count, even ebooks and audiobooks. You can also find links to reading suggestions on the summer reading website, as well as book reviews from fellow Norwood adult summer readers. Everyone ages 18 and up, and teens in high school, are welcome to participate.

The Adult Summer Reading Program is part of the statewide reading program, following this year’s theme “Superheroes: Escape the Ordinary.” Please contact Liz Reed at the Reference Desk with any questions, 781-769-0200 x110.

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