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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!


Closed Monday, February 18, for Presidents Day

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

Holiday Closings


Keene Public Library
Spend the week with us and create a game or an animated story, integrating your own drawings and backed by your own soundtrack with Scratch 3.0. This program is for children ages 8 – 12 from beginn
Keene Public Library
All Keene area veteran and first-time prose writers are invited to a series of writing workshops for advice and assistance on Monday evenings, January 7 through March
Keene Public Library
Babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and their caregivers are invited to enter a wonderful world filled with songs and rhymes, clapping hands and smiling faces, wide eyes a
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