Patrons may request and renew items by calling the library at 978-263-4680, or visiting the library website at www.boxlib.org and clicking on “Your Library Account.”
Winter Weather Policy
If the Boxborough Schools are closed due to weather, the Sargent Memorial Library will not open until 1:00 pm, weather permitting. This will allow the DPW time to plow and treat the town roads, library driveway and parking lot. During inclement weather, please call the library (978-263-4680) to confirm the library is open. You may order and renew library items here.
The paintings of local artist Nancy Molvig are on display at the Sargent Memorial Library in Boxborough through the end of December. Read more here
This week @ the Library
Holiday Music Concert
The ABRHS Madrigal Singers will perform their annual Traditional Holiday Music Concert at the Sargent Memorial Library on Tuesday, December 10, at 7:00 p.m. Please join us for this wonderful music program which celebrates the spirit of the holidays past and present. Refreshments will be served. This program is sponsored by the generosity of the Friends of the Boxborough Library. Everyone is welcome. For additional information, please call the library
Discover the History of You
18th Century or 20th Century. European or Native American. Farm or Factory. East Coast or West Coast. Where does your American past begin? Bring your questions to the library and start exploring.
Thanks to the generosity of the Sargent Memorial Library Foundation, the Sargent Memorial Library is pleased to announce we have expanded our genealogy resources to include both the popular Ancestry® Library Edition powered by Ancestry.com® and HeritageQuest® Online.
Ancestry® Library Edition provides access (from the library only) to more than 7,000 available databases with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more. HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids with coverage dating back to the 1700’s.
Ancestry® Library Edition is for in-library use only
List your questions and find your library card to explore all of the information you need to answer all the questions you have about your family history.
Downloadable E-books Available to Library Users
The Sargent Memorial Library, through its membership in the C/WMARS network, provides free downloadable eBooks via Overdrive. Visit the C/WMARS Digital Catalog to find a listing of the titles that are available.
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Databases Available to Library Patrons
The following online resources are made available by funds from the Sargent Memorial Library Foundation.
Ancestry.com (IN library use ONLY)
For a complete list of online resources available to Sargent Memorial Library patrons click here or on "Reference Databases" under the "Resources" tab.
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