Library Closed to the Public due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Updated 11/20.
Published March 26th, 2020
At their May 12th meeting, the Library Board of Trustees approved the following statement on the reopening of the building: Trustees-COVID-19 Statement
The Bedford Free Public Library is closed until further notice. This is in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. At this time there will be no public access to the building. Digital Services from our website will be available including Overdrive, Hoopla, Tumblebooks and Kanopy.
The book drop is open.
No fines will be assessed during this time.
Library cards will not expire until June 15th, 2021 at the earliest.
The threshold for blocked cards has been raised from $10 to $999.
Any questions or concerns please email: [email protected]
The Friends of the Library are not accepting book donations at this time.
The Friends do have an online bookshop: https://friendsofthebedfordlibrary.wildapricot.org/Shop
Latest update from the Town: https://www.bedfordma.gov/
MEMA COVID-19 Response Command Center update:COVID-19 Command Center sitrep_11.19.20
Please check back to our website for updates.
We hope you understand during this difficult time as the health and safety of our patrons and staff are of ultimate importance.