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Library survey

Be on the lookout-all Allenstown households should receive a library survey in the mail (it’s thick bright orange paper, you can’t miss it!) Your survey answers will be used to help plan future library programming and hours. PLUS, if you … Continue reading

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We’re hiring

The Allenstown Public Library has an opening for a part-time library assistant who can work Tuesdays, 2:30pm-8pm and Fridays, 1pm-8pm, though some flexibility on Friday start time is possible.  $10/hr. Duties: Routine library functions including circulation, basic reference, and building maintenance … Continue reading

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Information consulting is here!

Are you a small business, that would like some advice on how to better manage your computer files? Would you like to preserve your family photos using your computer, but don’t know where to start? Do you need help using … Continue reading

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Temporary hours next week, September 24-28, 2012

Monday, September 24, 2012: 1pm-8pm Tuesday, September 25, 2012: 10am-5pm Thursday, September 27, 2012: 10am-5pm Friday, September 28, 2012: 12pm-7pm

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Next trustees meeting

Friday, September 28, 2012, 5:30pm at the library

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Can you buy a book for me?

To answer this question, I wanted to share a little bit about library theory and policy. STILL READING?  Good, that means I haven’t lost you.    I rely on various types of data when I decide what books to buy: … Continue reading

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Temporary hours begin today

Due to staffing issues, the library will have limited hours on Tuesdays and Fridays until further notice. New temporary hours: Tuesdays, 10am-6pm (closing 2 hours early) Fridays, 12pm-7pm (closing an hour early)

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New Internet Use Policy begins today

On September 14, 2012, the trustees of the Allenstown Public Library approved a new Internet Use Policy.  All individuals who wish to use the public access computers to access the internet will be asked to read and sign the policy. … Continue reading

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Allenstown or Suncook?

I receive the question often, so I did some research into it.  Here’s what I found. Suncook is a census designated place (CDP).  That means that when the government collects census data each year, they combine Allenstown and Pembroke, when collecting … Continue reading

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We have a new website!

New information is added each day.  During this time, you may experience difficulty using our library catalog.  If you can’t find what you need, please call the library-we’d be happy to help you.: 485-7651.

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