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Hours
Monday 10:00-5:00
Tuesday 10:00-8:00
Wednesday 1:00-5:00
Thursday 10:00-8:00
Friday 1:00-5:00
Saturday 9:00-1:00

Days closed
New Year's Day
President's Day
Memorial Day
4th of July
Labor Day
Veteran's Day/ November 11
Thanksgiving Day
Day after Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day



The next Board Meeting of the Lawrence Memorial Library will be held at the library at 7pm on September 17th. Board Meetings are open to all.
The agenda can be found
here.

Services and Policies



Technology and Equipment

  • Beginning Monday, January 30, 2012 we will have a college intern in the library 10:00Am to 4:00PM to help with any computer issues you have.
  • We have Ipads and Netbooks to lend for 3 hour periods.
  • We have Flip video cameras which go out for one week
  • We have high powered binoculars and a tripod for moon viewing
  • We have 2 public access computers connected to a printer. It is ten cents a page to print.
  • We offer free Internet training, by appointment.
  • We have free Wi-Fi access 24/7.

Collection

  • We have many classic and current movies on DVD
  • We have an eclectic collection of music on CD
  • We will borrow books from other libraries within Vermont free of charge
  • We have large print books and audio books on CD.
  • If projected demand indicates we will order new books upon request


Services

  • We offer free passes to area museums, state parks, and historic sites. Please ask for a copy of our museum pass program brochure for more information.
  • Join us for free coffee and tea on Saturday morning. Coffee compliments of Vermont Coffee Company.
  • We accept donations of excellent used books, DVDs, and CDs. We do not take textbooks, Reader's Digest Condensed Books, or books in poor shape.

Lending Policy

  • Loans are for two weeks; renewals are not allowed if someone is waiting for the book
  • We do not charge overdue fines. We have a donation jar on the desk.
  • Our DVD borrowing period is 5 days. After five days 50 cents per day will be charged. Money collected from overdue DVDs is used to purchase new DVDs.
  • Staff members are not responsible for what individual patrons, children in particular, borrow.
  • People who do not pay taxes in the town of Bristol are charged out of town fees based on resident tax support. Fees are currently $30.00 per year.
  • You may renew books in person, by phone, or by e-mail.

 
40 North Street
Bristol, VT 05443
Phone: (802) 453-2366
readmorenow@gmavt.net