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The Library at Mechanic’s Hall has an engaging collection of popular fiction and nonfiction, as well as specialized collections on Maine, fiction by Maine authors, craft and DIY, and much more.

Recent Additions

Current Library Hours

Our hours are currently limited due to Covid. We hope to expand our hours in the future.

  • Tuesday 10-4:30
  • Wednesday 10-4:30
  • Thursday  10-4:30

We continue to offer curbside pickup. Call or email us at to arrange curbside service. We also have a small selection of books available to borrow through our Traveling Library at Congress Square Park during Blurb Club. See the Blurb Club schedule on our events calendar.

Book Donations

We gratefully accept book donations! Your donations help guide and shape our library collection. We are always especially interested in maker books, books about Maine, novels by Maine authors, classics, and general fiction and nonfiction published in the last ten years.

Please visit our Book Donations page for more information.

Thank you for your generosity!

Volunteer at the Library

Do you love libraries? Are you detail-oriented and comfortable with computers?

Join us- we are always looking to expand our library volunteer team!

Whether you want to come in once for an afternoon or want to come in once a week on an ongoing basis, we can work with your availability and skills to make volunteering work for you. Click here to learn more and we’ll get back to you soon!

Want to borrow from the library’s collection?

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