Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire


A Note about EBSCO Databases

Tue, 06/21/2022 - 4:45pm -- Emily

Effective July 1, Bedford library card holders and librarians will no longer have access to databases that were previously provided by the New Hampshire State Library, and continued for the last year through grant funding.  These databases are: Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, Consumer Health Complete, ERIC, Explora, Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia, Greenfile, Health Source- Consumer Edition, Library Information Science and Technology Abstracts, MAS Ultra- School Edition, Master File Premier, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, Primary Search, Professional Dev

Cookbooks for the Great Outdoors

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 2:32pm -- Patricia

There may be no better way to beat the heat in summer than taking your cooking outside. (Or at least not a better tasting way!) Looking for some fresh culinary inspiration to elevate your grill and campfire fare beyond hotdogs and marshmallow roasts? Browse the cookbooks below to find new recipes and interesting takes on old favorites. To check any of these titles out, just click the cover to find it in our online catalog or call (603) 472-2300 and we'll be happy to place a hold for you.

Celebrate Pride Month with a Books from the Bedford Public Library

Thu, 06/09/2022 - 3:14pm -- Reference

Did you know that June is Pride Month? Pride Month honors the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in New York and also recognizes the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals have had on history locally, nationally, and internationally.  Read on to find a selection of memoirs, biographies, nonfiction and fiction to help you celebrate this June.


Books to Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 3:37pm -- Reference

Join us in celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month by checking out one of these great reads. Try a moving memoir, a fascinating history, or a stirring novel. These books are not a comprehensive representation of the Asian American experience, but instead a sample of the diverse stories being told by AAPI authors.

Read all about it in the Bedford-Merrimack Bulletin

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 2:24pm -- Emily

Are you looking for a relative's wedding or birth announcement?  Do you want to learn about the Carousel Ballroom or Beau Reve?  Are you curious to know what was on the school lunch menu in 1973?    Take a trip down memory lane with the Library's digital collection of the Bedford-Merrimack Bulletin from 1970 to 2008.  If you find something neat, feel free to let us know by emailing or by sharing your find with the Library on F

A Sneak Peek at Books Coming to the Bedford Public Library in May

Thu, 05/05/2022 - 10:50am -- Patricia

There are so many great books on order at the Bedford Public Library with May release dates - including best-selling authors, intriguing nonfiction, mysteries, romance, suspense and more!  Browse the cocvers below to see some of the titles that are on their way.

See something you'd like to read? Click on the cover to be taken to our online catalog and get your hold request placed early!


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