Library News

STAFF IS IN THE LIBRARY 

AND WORKING BY ANSWERING PHONES, EMAILS AND MESSAGES

THE LIBRARY IS CLOSED TO THE PUBIC 

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

UPDATED 5/21/2020
Phone - 207-472-3880
library@fortfairfield.org

https://www.fortfairfieldlibrary.org/

https://www.facebook.com/fortfairfield

 

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY
The Fort Fairfield Public Library is closed to the public until further notice.
Staff will still be there to answer phones, emails and Facebook messages

and help in whatever way we can.
Complying with CDC recommendations is best thing we can do

to protect our community and their families.

The library staff are still working and are available by phone or email to answer questions, genealogy lookups and reference help.  We are working to bring you more free online content for all ages. 
Our newest offering is TumbleBooks! Free online reading and audiobooks for children of all ages!  Check it out on our
Other Online Resources Page
You can also sign up for a Digital Download library card!! A Digital Download Library cad gives you access to all the Maine State Library consortium of e-Books and audio-books on the CloudLibrary. These books can be read and listened to on most tablets, iPad/iPhone or desktop/laptop computer. 

The Download Library offer readers over 12,000 digital titles to computers or in an App-based user experience that makes it easy to download eBooks and e-Audiobooks. The cloudLibrary App highlights the best and freshest titles in our collection.
To see all the books or to log in using your library card number click the big red CL image below.
To download the app for your device click the App image below.
For more information on how to use or questions click the Maine Infonet button below.
If you need a library card for e-Book access, give us a call, it takes less than 10 minutes to sign up! 

 

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Don't forget about these great services we now offer as well! 

Life Resources - For All Ages

We have compiled a list of online websites and databases to help you achieve a healthy and rewarding life.
We've included free access to information and training in computer and internet skills; Motor Vehicle driving practice tests; Substance use/Mental Health treatment facilities; Maine legal help; Seniors, Disability and Veterans Assisted Living information and general life skills, such as cooking, cleaning, money matters/personal finance and more. 

Life Long Learning Resources - For All Ages
On our website you will find information for multiple Learning Resources, such as gardening, car repair, Maine legal forms, Genealogy research, Arts and Entertainment Local History and more.  These can be found at https://www.fortfairfieldlibrary.org/ and our Local Digital Newspapers from 1863 to 2012 which are searchable and can be read for free are found at http://fortfairfield.advantage-preservation.com/

 

Genealogy Resources - Middle grade to Adult

We have gathered up a curated list of databases and other resources to help you in your genealogy research. Free access to Ancestry Library Edition, My Heritage Library Edition, and digital newspaper archives from our library and other libraries all over the USA via Ancestor Hunt.  We offer free genealogy forms and an age calculator.  We also subscribe to other databases where library staff can do a search for you, such as GenealogyBank, Fold3, AmericanAncestors and more! Just give us a call and see how we can help! 

 

Other Online Resources - For All Ages 

Numerous other databases for where to find free ebooks on Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive, Biodiversity Heritage Library, Encyclopedia of Life,