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A staff member is available to help you find reading material that matches your reading preferences; belongs to a favored genre such as mystery, fantasy, romance, true crime; or is written by an especially liked author. Staff members are familiar with forthcoming books, newly published books, and the classics. They are also able to direct you to Web Links that may assist you in selecting appealing reading materia
Instruction on the patron access database of all of the library’s materials and those of 36 other public libraries in the Merrimack Valley, other Internet manipulation, and specific use of the Flint’s Internet database subscriptions is available to all interested patrons.
The Flint Public Library offers audiobooks in the compact disc and pre-loaded digital formats. Popular titles as well as classics are a part of the collection. The library receives new installments of audio books on a quarterly basis so that the collection is updated and refreshed. If you do not find an audiobook you are looking for, simply make a request at the circulation desk and an attempt will be made to locate the material and have it delivered to the library.
If you are a homebound patron and would like to have books selected for you and delivered to your home, please contact the library at 978-774-8132 and ask to speak with Loretta Johnson, the Outreach Coordinator. She will speak with you about your reading needs and preferences and will arrange for pick-up and delivery of items every three weeks.
Magazines and Newspapers
The Flint Public Library subscribes to many magazines, all of which can be borrowed, including the most current issues. The loan period for these items is one week. The library also has a number of different newspapers for in-house viewing.
Large Print Books
The large print collection contains books in an easy-to-read format. This collection was recently expanded to include many new titles by popular and best-selling authors in both fiction and non-fiction.