For additional information on the following events, please see our
Calendar of Events.
March Madness Tournament of Books
Participate in the first GMILCS March Madness Tournament of Books! Stop in to the Library to pick up your bracket and predict the winners. If you correctly predict all the winners, you’ll receive a prize. During March, you’ll also have a chance to vote for the best book in a series of match ups.
Vote here for the first round winners. May the best book win!
Spring Story Times
Sessions run from March 24 - May 9
Please see our Children's Calendar for details.
When schools are closed for inclement weather, there will be no Storytime.
No other school closings will affect our programming schedule.
Tax Forms & Information
We have now received most of the tax forms, including 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ.
IRS - Forms and Publications
New Hampshire Tax Forms
Massachusetts Tax Forms
Find an AARP Tax-Aide Site Near You
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Bedford Public Library provides the following subscription databases for
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Use your Bedford library card and PIN to reserve a museum pass online to a wide variety of museums in New Hampshire and Boston. Passes are picked up at the library.
Atomic Training: Online software training
Atomic Training is a new online resource featuring unlimited access to thousands of short videos covering more than 300 of today's most popular software applications on both PCs and Macs.
Online Language Learning
Transparent Language Online
Transparent Language Online Unlimited access to more than 100 online language courses, packed with pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing and vocabulary-building lessons. You have the ability to write or speak your answers, practice pronunciation by slowing down the on-screen examples, and converse with native speakers though interactive videos. Learn on your own time, at your own pace in the library, at home, or on the go with Byki Mobile for the iPhone® and Android™.
Downloadable Audio books & eBooks
Use your library card to download the free software and browse through the collection of books at http://nh.lib.overdrive.com. For more information, view this slide show on using eBooks on Macs and Nooks. Please refer to the NH Downloadable Books blog for more hints on getting started. Watch the library's ebook services video on BCTV.
The 3M Cloud Library includes the latest bestsellers for kids, teens and adults, as well as a good selection of nonfiction which your librarians have chosen for you.
The ebook titles can be found in the library’s online catalog, where you can check out or place a hold on a title. Then, simply open the 3M Cloud Library app on a reader, tablet, computer or smart phone & the book is available for reading. Download the 3M Cloud Library App.
Thank you to the Samuel P. Hunt Foundation and the Bedford Library Foundation for contributing funding for this new service. eBook Brochure
eBooks for Kids
Tumble Books - eBooks for eKids has animated, talking picture books, including books to learn French, Spanish, and other languages, plus puzzles and games.
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Bedford Public Library
3 Meetinghouse Road
Bedford, NH 03110
fax (603) 472-2978
Mary Ann Senatro, Library Director
Monday - Thursday:
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday (Sept. - June):
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sunday (Sept. - June):
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
New Titles list are now available for browsing in the Library Catalog!
Bedford (NH) Public Library
In-library wireless printing.
To use this feature, you must be connected to the "library" wireless.