COVID-19 Coronavirus Updates, Resources, and Help

All 3 Peabody Institute Library locations are closed until further notice.

No library fines will be accrued while we are closed. Any books returned to our book drops will not be checked in until we re-open.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at or leave a voicemail at 978-531-0100 x38. While library staff are not in the building, we are regularly monitoring these accounts, and will respond as quickly as we can. 

The Following Resources have been curated by the City of Peabody’s “Peabody United Community Resources For Fighting Coronavirus” website at

  • This page is a centralized directory for key community resources in Peabody concerning the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic. Check for updates from the City of Peabody at and find updates from the Peabody School Department at

  • For live streaming video of city meetings and other events, please visit or or Comcast Cable Channel 9

  • If you are aware of a community resource not listed here, please Email Us.

  • To receive important updates relative to the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Peabody via phone, and email, sign up here.

  • To receive text message updates from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts about COVID-19, text “COVIDMA” to 888-777. North Shore Community Action Programs has established a Peabody COVID hotline at 978-548-5795.