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We're a small town library (we know your name when you come in) with big time programming (art, foreign language, robotics, early literacy) and daily fun!

Library cards are free for New Durham residents and $5 for non-residents.

Mission Statement

The New Durham Public Library welcomes all residents of New Durham and surrounding communities and provides materials, services, and programs for patrons to meet their educational, informational, and recreational needs.

The library serves as a learning and education center through a collection of materials in a variety of formats and suitable for all ages. The library also provides access to resources beyond the community through interlibrary loans, automated resources, and membership in library organizations.

Library Hours

Monday: 10 – 4
Tuesday: 1 – 7
Wednesday: 1 – 7
Thursday: 10 – 4
Friday: 9 – 4
Saturday: 10 – 1

Library Trustees

William Meyer, Chair (2021)
John Michaud, Member (2022)
Patrice Mitchell, Secretary (2022)
Richard Leonard, Treasurer (2023)
Lee Newman, Member (2021)

Library Staff

Caitlin Frost, Library Director
Sheryl Bansfield, Administrative Assistant
Shirley Cummings, Library Assistant
Lisa Nicol, Library Assistant