Library Information
Keene Public Library

  • Location: 60 Winter Street
  • Telephone: (603) 352-1101
  • Librarian: Nancy Vincent
  • Youth and Community Services: Gail Zachariah
  • Collection Development Librarian: B.J. Wahl
  • Technical Services: Jennifer Bone
  • Circulation: Susan Hansmeier
  • Reference and Interlibrary Loans: John Johnson
Hours of Operation:
Mon.-Thur. 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Free for all Keene residents and property owners, students of Keene schools, Keene State College and Antioch New England full time students (Keene campus only); children issued cards on parents' request; $35 annual fee for out-of-town residents who do not qualify above.

Approximately 95,000 books, 215 titles of periodicals, 3,000 audio-cassettes, 1,300 videocassettes, 300 CDs, 140 pieces of framed art.

Annual book sale in October; many children's reading programs; delivery services to home-bound persons.


Keene Link: Keene Public Library and the Mason Library at Keene State College maintain an on-line card catalogue that contains information about books at both libraries. Point your web browser to KEENE-LINK by clicking on its name.