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Library staff can perform an obituary search if provided an exact date of death.
Printing and scanning any Special Collections material is $0.50/page.

Summer Reading 2018

Sign up for Summer Reading! Participate and you can win prizes just by reading books.  The top two readers will win a prize pack from the library! Log at least one book and be entered into a raffle to win a record player and a $50 gift certificate to Welfare Records. Complete reading challenges to receive additional raffle tickets. It’s free, fun and easy to sign up. Adult Summer Reading goes from June 15th to August 15th, and you can log books, audio books, graphic novels and eBooks.

Click here to sign up.

We also offer Teen Summer Reading and Youth Summer Reading! Contact the Youth Services Department at kids@haverhillpl.org for more information.

Latest Library Blog entries for Information

“21 lessons for the 21st century” by Yuval Noah Harari

“21 Lessons for the 21st Century” is the new book by bestselling author Yuval Noah Harari.  In his first book “Sapiens”, Harari wrote about the history of humanity.  In his second book “Homo Deus”, Harari looked into the potential future of humanity.  In “21 lessons for the 21st Century”, Harari addresses today’s most urgent issues […]

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Bye Bye Late Fees for Kids and Teens!

The Trustees of the Haverhill Public Library are happy to announce that beginning Monday December 10th, all late fees will be waived for Youth and Teen materials. In an effort to promote youth literacy and remove any financial barriers to the Library’s collection, the Trustees voted unanimously to institute this change. Any item cataloged as […]

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Introducing the Senter Digital Archive: In Memory of Dorothy Senter Geoffrion, Elsie Senter Smith, and Mildred Senter Lemieux

Take a look at our brand new digital archive, which features over 4,000 images, with more added every week. The library has acquired over 50,000 photographs since its birth in 1873, and thanks to a generous donor and the Trustees of the Library, we now are digitizing them! If you love history, Haverhill or photography, […]

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“The girls in the picture” by Melanie Benjamin

The girls portrayed in Melanie Benjamin’s latest historical fiction are Mary Pickford and Frances Marion, both pioneers in the movie industry.  Mary Pickford, with her golden curls, was the world’s highest paid and most beloved actress of her time, and earned the title “America’s Sweetheart”.  Frances Marion became one of the first screenwriter at a […]

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Sign up for Summer Reading!

Adult Summer starts on June 15th! Participate and you can win prizes just by reading books.  The top two readers will win a prize pack from the library! Log at least one book and be entered into a raffle to win a record player and a $50 gift certificate to Welfare Records. Complete reading challenges […]

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