Groton Public Library home page Hours
  • Tue - Thu:

    10 - 9
  • Fri:

    10 - 6
  • Sat:

    10 - 5
  • Sun: (Sep-May)

    1 - 5

Closed Monday

978-448-1167 (main)

What's New:


We’re Here for You!


Library Staff is Working & We’re Here to...

• Answer your questions by phone or email.
• Help you get a temporary library card so you can access free digital resources online.
• Help you use, download, or stream ebooks, audiobooks, movies, magazines & more.
• Keep our community up-to-date, connected, and inspired on Facebook and social media.
• Make personalized reading, viewing, or listening recommendations for you and your family.
• Provide storytime & craft enrichment activities for you and your kids.
• Provide an online reading program (QUARAN-TEEN READS!) for teens to keep their minds active, engaged, and growing.
• Help with research! Is now a good time for that family genealogy project?
• Offer online educational learning opportunities! Let us direct you to the best free (and ad free) resources for you and your family!
• Facilitate a virtual library meeting.
• Help connect you to the right community resources you need.

What other assistance or services can we provide? Please let us know!

Please contact us. We WANT to hear from you.

• Circulation: 978-448-1167 or circulation@gpl.org
• Reference: 978-448-8000 or info@gpl.org
• Children's: 978-448-1168 or kids@gpl.org
• Teens: 978-448-1167, x1325 or teens@gpl.org

We will respond within one business day. Thank you for reaching out! We miss seeing our wonderful patrons! We look forward to connecting with you and being of service in any way we can!

— The GPL Team

Library Closed — until further notice

COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Per Governor Baker's orders on March 23, the library is closed and staff are working from home. This is in effect until 12 noon on Tuesday, April 7 at 12 noon unless extended further.


As of March 20, 2020:
• All library events have been cancelled through April 15.
• All checkouts have been extended to April 15.
• NO OVERDUE FINES WILL ACCRUE during this state of emergency.
• Items on hold will be held until April 15.
• Returned items have NOT been checked in so they don’t trigger holds patrons are unable to pick up; rest assured all returns have been collected from our returns.

All information is subject to change. Please contact us with any questions. Thank you.

— Vanessa Abraham, Library Director

MA Department of Public Health

MA Department of Public Health

Information on the Outbreak of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Get the latest information from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

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