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LIBRARY SERVICES
Available at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library;
  • Books in regular and large print.
  • Audiobooks in CD, cassette, Playaway, and downloadable formats.
  • Movies on DVD and videocassette.
  • Boardbooks, games, toys, movies, audiobooks, and magazines for children.
  • Newpapers, magazines and on-line databases.
  • Computers for public use (internet access, e-mail, word processing).
  • Delivery service for requested materials.

Community Room and Conference Room Use
The library has a community room and small conference room available for use.  Regulations and application forms for the use of the rooms may be found here.  

Library Material Reservation
Placing a request is an option when all copies of an item are checked out.
 
When you request a book, video or other library material, your name is put on a list of people waiting for the item. You can request that the item be sent to any CLAMS library. When the item becomes available you will be contacted by e-mail or phone.
 
Please note that requests cannot be placed on the following items:
  • Reference materials
  • Non-circulating materials
  • Materials marked "Local Interest" or "Non-request" at other libraries
You may reserve materials in serveral ways:
  • by accessing the CLAMS catalog from your home computer
  • by using the on-line catalog within the library
  • by calling on the phone (please have your library card ready).
To reserve library materials on-line:
  • At the CLAMS catalog site click on View My Account.
  • Type your first name in the first box.
  • Enter your barcode number (from the back of your CLAMS card) in the second box. Do not enter spaces.
  • In the third box type your PIN. This is a 4 digit number which you can sign up for at the library.
  • Click SUBMIT.
  • On the next screen click on Search the Catalog and search for your items.
  • As you find each item, click the REQUEST box. In the next window choose your pickup location. It is not necessary to choose a cancellation date.
  • You should then get a new screen telling you  your request was successful!
  • Remember to LOGOUT.