Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire


Book Collections to Browse for Mystery and Suspense Readers

Fri, 05/22/2020 - 4:05pm -- Reference

Are you looking for a great Mystery or Suspense novel to request now that contact-free pickup has started?  Click the links to explore these browsable themed collections and find great books that you can request or download with your Bedford Public Library card.

A Race Against Time

These characters are on mission to solve a crime before the clock runs out.

For the Armchair Traveller

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 9:58am -- Reference


We may all be getting a little cabin fever from being stuck at home right now, so why not try  some armchair travel?  In this blog entry, we’ll share some ideas and resources to help you travel to far off places, without leaving the comfort of your favorite reading nook.


Read a Travel Memoir or Guide as an eBook

Recycled Crafts for Adults and Kids

Wed, 04/22/2020 - 10:40am -- Reference

Earth Day is a perfect time to think of new ways to use old materials around the house, and with social distancing keeping everyone at home, many people now have the time to learn some new crafts or start a science project. If you need Earth-friendly inspiration for your next project, the Bedford Library has you covered with some of our online resources.

Staying Healthy While Staying Home: Online Fitness Resources

Thu, 04/16/2020 - 4:07pm -- Reference

We’ve had a lot of queries at the Library from people looking for ways to keep healthy and fit while social distancing.  Exercise can be a great way to stay in shape, both physically and mentally.  While we’re not able to recommend or vet fitness routines for your individual needs, here’s a few resources to help you find something that works for you.

Online Databases: Great Courses and Hoopla

Safety Tips for Zoom

Mon, 04/06/2020 - 3:33pm -- Reference


As we all stay home to try to prevent the spread of COVID-19, more and more meetings and even social events are migrating online.  One popular platform for hosting these online group events is Zoom.  However, a variety of news sources have been highlighting concerns about privacy and safety.  Here are a few simple and practical tips to help enhance your security when using Zoom.



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