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Keene Public Library

Keene Public Library provides free, open, and convenient access to information for all Keene residents, contributing to lifelong learning and enhancing the quality of life in our community.

The only thing that you absolutely have to know is the location of the library.   ~ Albert Einstein

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Location and Contact

60 Winter Street
Keene, NH

Phone: 603-352-0157

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Expansion and Remodeling Project

Click on the links below for information about the progress of our renovation project and impacts of the construction on the library building, grounds, and services.

Construction Updates
Book Sale Donations Temporarily Suspended
Parking & Book Drop Information
Watch what happened when we re-carpeted the main floor!

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eReading & Listening

Downloadable…streaming…there are lots of ways to read or listen to your favorite books on all of your devices. Read more about our digital book collections. 24/7 checkout available!


  • Monday - Thursday  9 am - 9 pm
  • Friday  9 am - 6 pm
  • Saturday 9 am - 5 pm (Labor Day - Memorial Day)

Holiday Closings


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The Keene Public Library is pleased to announce their participation in the Cheshire County Conservation District Urban Agriculture Conservation Grant, which has been funded through a pa
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The Historical Society of Cheshire County and the Keene Public Library present a film series "When Sound Came to Keene." See four of the first full-length ‘talkies’ to come to Keene.
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The Keene Public Library will be presenting a film series on Animal Rights and Animal Industries, which will be of interest to anyone who eats.
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The Keene Public Library had its first Advisory Committee Meeting to plan the activities of a National Leadership grant awarded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
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