A note about the Libraries
Almost all Cape Cod and Islands libraries are members of CLAMS, an inter-library loan system. You can access CLAMS via the web at http://www.clamsnet.org/. Nearly all libraries can access the internet in non-graphical mode, many have graphical access to the net as well.
Brooks Free Library, Harwich
Special Geneology sections (with vital records for much of Massachusetts), and events and programs.
The Centerville Library - 508-790-6220 - 585 Main Street, Centerville
- 508-428-8141 - 871 Main Street, PO Box 648, Cotuit
The Eastham Public Library - 190 Samoset Road, Eastham
Eldredge Public Library, Chatham
Sections on investment information, local authors, books on Cape Cod and Chatham, and good information on searching the internet.
Falmouth Public Library
One of the first libraries on the Internet, find access to CLAMS (Library Loan), a good list of books for children, and a weekly HAPPENINGS schedule.
Hyannis Public Library - 508-775-2280 - 401 Main Street, Hyannis
General information about the library, its hours, and special collections. There are 5 internet terminals available to the public here.
Marston's Mills Public Library - 508-428-5175 - 2160 Main Street - PO Box 9 - Marstons Mills
History, children's services and events.
~ 508-228-1110 ~ 1 India Street, Nantucket ~ Established in 1834; serves as the public
library for the island of Nantucket.
Osterville Free Library
- 508-428-5757- 43 Wianno Avenue, Osterville
Pilgrim Library, Truro - 508-487-1125 - 5 Library Lane (off Standish Way, .O. Box 357 North Truro
Many good links and general information about the library.
Provincetown Public Library
Short informational page on the library. Much more information about Provincetown can be found at the main site page, http://www.ptownlib.com/
Sandwich Public Library
Great links to interesting websites.
Snow Library, Orleans - 508-240-3760 - 67 Main Street, Olreans
Sturgis Library, Barnstable - 508-362-8448 - Main Street, Barnstable
One of the oldest libraries in the country, Sturgis is renowned for its geneology collection and its maritime collection.
Vineyard Haven Public Library
Short informational site with hours of operation, policies, and services.
Whelden Memorial Library, West Barnstable - 508-362-2262 - 2401 Meetinghouse Way/Rte. 149, West Barnstable
Whelden Library is a small local library with a good collection. Read about the early history of libraries on the Cape at the website.
Yarmouth Town Libraries
Computer and Internet services, story hour calendar, a history of the libraries in town.
SouthEastern Massachusetts Library System
A listing of member libraries in Southeastern Massachusetts.