Contactless Pickup is available at the Main Library on Tue-Thu & Sat from 10am-4pm. Librarians are available at 978-531-0100 on Mon-Thu & Sat from 9am-5pm, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. All three Library locations are currently closed to the public. Book returns are open at all three locations.
For COVID-19 Vaccine Information, please visit https://www.mass.gov/covid-19-vaccine
Request a Library Card
Fill out this form to request a temporary library card number, and get full access to all of our online resources! We’ll email you back a library card number and PIN within a day or so. When we re-open, simply come in to any of our locations with proof of address. We hope you enjoy our resources, and that we’ll get a chance to meet you in person soon. Welcome to the Peabody Institute Library!
Access all of our online databases and resources here: https://www.peabodylibrary.org/onlineresources/
The Best of Your Library- At Home!
LearningExpress Library gives you access to online courses, ebooks and practice tests for all ages and skills. Courses include career skills, computer skills, job searching, test prep for elementary, high school, college grad school and certifications, and citizenship..
Ebooks, Audiobooks, Comics, Music and Movies- always available (no wait lists!) and watchable/readable on any device or smart TV. Popular and recent fiction and nonfiction, Disney music and read-along storybooks, Big Nate comic books, History Channel documentaries, Paw Patrol episodes, and more- Hoopla really does have it all (a Library Staff favorite!)
You can now check out up to 20 items per month!
CreativeBug is an online resource with hundreds of free arts, crafts, and design classes, tutorials, and inspirations. You can learn a new skill, brush up on existing skills, or make an entire project from start to finish using the video tutorials. You’ll need your library card number to create an account.
Thanks to the generosity of Ancestry.com and Proquest, Peabody card holders can now access Ancestry.com from home! You’ll need your library card number and PIN to log in.