We’re Here For You!

Due to the COVID-19 virus, the Falmouth Public Library and the East Falmouth Branch and North Falmouth Branch are closed to the public, but the librarians are still here for you!

Staff are available at the Main Library Monday-Friday from 9 AM-5 PM  to answer telephone calls, emails, and texts.

At the East Falmouth Branch, you can call Monday & Tuesday from 9 AM-5 PM, Wednesday from 9 AM – 1 PM and Thursdays from 1 PM – 5:30 PM. 

Please call the Main Library if you have any questions about the North Falmouth Branch.

Let us know how we can best help you during this unprecedented time.

Library Services FAQs

  • How can I put a PIN on my library card?
    Go to the library homepage and click on “My Account“. 
  • What should I do with library materials I have at home?
    Please hold onto all library materials you have now until further notice. Due dates have been extended and fines are waived.
  • What about my Holds from other libraries? 
    Delivery of items between libraries is suspended. You will be notified in the usual way after the service resumes and your hold is available for pick up.
  • What about Programs/Events at the library? 
    All April events and some early May events are canceled. Check the online event calendar which will be updated continually.  Sorry, we are not able to accept Room Reservations at this time. 

Online Resources – eBooks & (much) more! 

Using your Falmouth Public Library Card: Find the resources you can access from home.  Need a PIN? Go to the library homepage and click on “My Account“. 

Also, Proquest is temporarily allowing access to all for their coronavirus research database here

More Online Resources:

Boston Public Library eCard: The Falmouth Public Library has a lot to offer you, but as a Massachusetts resident, you can get more with a Boston Public Library eCard, including Lynda.com, Value Line and JStor databases just for starters.
Massachusetts Libraries Online: This website is a continuously updated website which provides a wealth of information on all Massachusetts Public Libraries, including the online resources which patrons have available to them as state-funded resources. 
Need Other Help?
Falmouth Chamber of Commerce page here has many valuable links for small businesses and self-employed people, and more
Falmouth Service Center main page
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Library Blog
Did you know there is a library blog? Librarians share interesting stories, announce events and talk about various things you can find in the library here. Feel free to suggest a topic and of course, add your comments to what’s been posted. Look for the Blog at the bottom of Library homepage, falmouthpubliclibrary.org.