***All 3 Library Locations will open at 12pm this coming Monday, September 20th, to allow for an all-staff training.***

Per the Peabody Board of Health, masks covering the nose and mouth must again be worn while inside the Library and all City of Peabody buildings. Thank you for helping to keep Peabody healthy!

Supporting our community’s children, families and teachers to grow lifelong readers and learners. Welcome!

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Explore books and information like never before. Click on one of the logos below to go deeper and have more fun with books.

Homework Help

Interesting subjects to search and explore. Great for lesson support! 

Topic overviews and research information to search and browse. 

A world of knowledge and information just clicks away. 

Nonfiction book pairings for fiction, booklists for subjects and topics, and read-alikes for favorite books.

Subject-specific information from primary sources. 

Primary source information and current events. 

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Upcoming Kids’ Events

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Literacy starts in infancy. Here are tips to talk, read and sing to your baby, toddler and child every day. (Español aquí)

Caregiver Support

Check out our Parenting collection for advice and community help info, because kids don’t come with instructions.

Teacher Support

Free professional development and more. Check out our Outreach Menu and our online teacher resources for all the ways ways we can support our educators.