Our Library Collection
The DFL’s collection consists of over 30,000 books, audiobooks, movies, TV series, and magazines. Click here to search our catalog.
Access from home…
- Downloadable books, audiobooks, and magazines
- Kanopy (movie streaming) MANGO language learning, genealogy subscriptions, New York Times, Weiss Financial, and so much more! Click here!
If you can’t find a particular item in our collection, let us know and we might be able to borrow it from another library for you.
Requests usually take between one and three weeks to arrive from other libraries. It’s easy to request an ILL item with our quick form.
Book Matchmaker Service
If you need a book to read, we can help! Just fill out a quick form and we will get back to you with a few book sugestions.
We offer two storytimes each week – Wednesdays at 10 AM and Thursdays at 10:30 AM. Come join us for a lot of fun!
We have 13 museum passes which offer patrons free or greatly reduced admission prices. Eleven of the museums are located in NH, and two are located in Boston, MA.
We support 7 different book clubs throughout Grantham. We host one of them, Book-To-Movie , which is always open to new members.
We offer a wide variety of programs for adults. Many of the programs are virtual, but we hope to have more in-person events in the upcoming months.
We have lots of fun programs for children, especially in the summer. We also have virtual family BINGO, and so many other events. We hope you can join us!
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
This is a wonderful program for our littlest patrons to promote school success! Just track your child’s reading progress 100 books at a time and celebrate completing the program with a party in August!
Summer Reading Program
We want to keep children reading throughtout the summer so come join in all the fun!
This summer we are planning a pirates’ bash with Science Tellers, a luau with Steve Blunt and LOTS of ice-cream!
Every time a baby is born in Grantham or a child under 12 requests a library card, we celebrate them by adding a book in their name to the library collection. Request a library card for children here.
Computers for In-Library Use
We have several computers (4 desktops, a laptop, and a tablet) for in-library use. Just ask us and we’ll get you started!
We offer free Wifi service in the library as well as in the parking lot. No password required.
Copying Etc. Services
- Black and white copies .10/page
- Color copies .50/page
- Fax $1 each page in and out, more for international
- Scans .05/page
- Laminating 8.5 x 11 $2 per item
Cool Things to Borrow
We have other items to borrow besides books and audiobooks. Did you know that we lend out a telescope, puzzles, games, and other cool things?